motherhood

Film

Are Black Parents Partly Culpable in their Daughter's Hair Struggle?

Netflix's 'Nappily Ever After' dares to ask, and the answer is finally yes.
Taylor Hosking
15 hours ago
movies

Why Does Everyone Need 'Tully' to Be a PSA for Moms?

Screenwriter Diablo Cody based her third film with director Jason Reitman on experience, not science.
Eileen G'Sell
5.15.18
motherhood

Arab Women Tell Us Why They Don't Want to Become Mothers

"I don't want to have to choose between buying myself a dress or getting diapers for a baby"
Aya Abdelrahman
4.19.18
true crime

Why We're Obsessed with Killer Nannies

An ongoing murder trial in New York and the book inspired by the case point to a special brand of primal fear that isn't as simple as you might think.
Susan Zalkind
4.12.18
parenthood

How Not to Be an Ass When Your Friends Start Having Babies

A lot can go wrong when newborn babies start infiltrating your social circle.
Ewout Lowie
4.10.18
Homelessness

What It's Like to Rebound as a Young, Homeless Mother

With affordable housing facing a crunch under Trump, it's harder than ever for young families to cope. Still, some find the support they need.
Sonja Sharp
2.21.18
virginity

I'm a 29-Year-Old Pregnant Virgin

"This is me giving a middle finger to the people who told me I couldn’t do it because I'm not married yet."
Sarah Berman
2.7.18
Pregnancy

I Had the Same Disease as Kate Middleton and It Was Brutal

Morning sickness on steroids doesn't even begin to describe it.
Natalie B. Pendergast
1.24.18
CELEBRITIES

Nicole Richie Is Thriving

Whether you like it or not.
Aly Comingore
12.7.17
crime

The Mothers Haunted by Their Sons' Unsolved Murders

When cops can't solve homicides, families carry the weight.
Francesca Mirabile
6.27.17
Broadly DK

'Life Without My Mother Is a Joy': Women Talk About Divorcing Their Moms

"I was done with the fights, done with the provocations, done with the criticism. I felt freed."
Samantha Ladwig
5.14.17
Broadly DK

Why Portrayals of Moms in Video Games Are So Messed Up

In video games like "Red Dead Redemption," "Heavy Rain," and "The Last of Us," multidimensional father figures are abundant. But where are the playable mothers?
Lisa Ludwig
5.14.17