Parents Talk About the Hardest Parts of Having Kids
“I haven’t taken a shit alone in four years.”
This Week in Science
Giving Parents Therapy Can Help Their Anxious Children
This week in science: a new approach to brain stimulation for hard-to-treat depression, and how parents could inadvertently be encouraging their kid's anxiety.
The Millennials Who Pay for Their Parents’ Living Expenses
We talked to young people about financial independence and supporting their families.
My Childhood Was the Real-Life Version of Netflix's 'Sex Education'
"When I was 14, my dad came to my school to give a guest lecture on venereal diseases and safe sex."
'Good Parents Die Hard,' Today's Comic by Alex Krokus
Check out these funny comics about people trying to be good parents and a man's rise to fame after his game-changing theory about 'Die Hard.'
People Described the Weirdest Lies Their Parents Told Them as Kids
"For some reason, my dad told me that he gave birth to me."
How I Accidentally Found Out My Dad Is Gay
I burst out crying—something I wish I hadn't done.
The Moment in Adulthood When You Realize Your Parents' Cooking Kind of Sucks
For years, I was utterly convinced that all my childhood meals were worthy of three Michelin stars. Then I tasted legitimately good food.
'Camping '97,' Today's Comic by Adam Desouza
Two boys go on a camping trip to see if UFOs are real.
Pop Culture Taught Me How to Hide My Autism
Around my parents I was Angela from ‘My So-Called Life,’ with my friends I was Cher from ‘Clueless,’ and in front of boys I became Alice from ‘Closer.’
Like Mother, Unlike Daughter: Portraits of Women Defining Their Own Femininity
We talked to photographer Nadia Rompas about her series that unpacks mother-daughter relationships and gender stereotypes in Indonesia.
Menk, by John Doran
How My Father's Sickness Brought Back the Pain of My Childhood
After all these years and near-death experiences, I still can't have an honest conversation with my father.