Mom and Dad Are Fighting

Mom and Dad Are Fighting: EuroTrip Edition

Slate’s parenting podcast helps a mom decide if she should let her teenager go on a trip across Europe.

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About the Show

Rebecca Lavoie, Jamilah Lemieux, and Dan Kois share triumphs and fails and offer advice on parenting kids from toddler to teens.

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Episode Notes

On this week’s episode, Jamilah and Dan answer listener questions from a mom who’s having second thoughts about a second kid and a mom whose teen wants to travel across Europe. As usual, we share our triumphs and fails and offer up some recommendations. For Slate Plus, we talk with #minimilah, Jamilah’s 6-year-old daughter, about her new favorite restaurant. Sign up for Slate Plus here.

Recommendations:

Dan recommends the book Indebted: How Families Make College Work at Any Cost, by Caitlin Zaloom.

Jamilah recommends going to see Dora and the Lost City of Gold.

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Podcast produced by Jess Jupiter.