About Joanna Schroeder

Joanna Schroeder is the type of working mom who opens her car door and junk spills out all over the ground. She serves as Executive Editor of The Good Men Project and is a freelance writer whose work has appeared on sites like Redbook, Yahoo!, xoJane, MariaShriver.com, TIME.com, and more. Joanna loves playing with her sons, skateboarding with her husband, and hanging out with friends. She just finished her first novel. Follow her shenanigans on Twitter.

Saturday How-To: How to Pick Sunglasses for Your Manly Face

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It’s all about contrast and balance, fellas. And Aaron Marino is here to help.

The Simplest Dating Advice Ever: Give Her Your Number

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Joanna Schroeder explains exactly why you shouldn’t ask a woman for her number.

15 Amazing Responses to Bryan Fischer’s Hilariously Awful “Big Gay” Tweet

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“Do not support Big Gay!! Do your shopping at small, local gays instead!! #DownWithBigGay #SupportLocalGays” – Kalimah Priforce

The 5 Stages of Parental Spring Break Grief

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Spring Break, the cruelest prank the public schools system ever played on the average working American parent.

Phil Robertson Reminds Me Why I’m a Humanist

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Dear Phil Robertson: A moral code based upon anything other than compassion for others is not really moral. Now, ask God to forgive you for the harm you’ve caused.

Forget BPA and Organic Foods: Want to Save Your Kid’s Life? Do These 5 Things First

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A lot of parents talk about keeping their kids safe. But are they prioritizing the things that can help save their child’s life?

Dear Eva Mendes, I’m a Goddess in Sweatpants and So Are You

This is truly as fancy as I got for five straight years.

Joanna Schroeder know she’s lucky to have a husband who loves her – in sweatpants or an evening gown – and she thinks other women should stop assuming the worst of men.

6 Weird Double Standards For Men (and Women!) in Dating

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From expecting guys to pick up the tab to asking women to be “sexy” but not “sexual”, Joanna Schroeder is sick of the hypocrisy.

Call For Stories: How Did You Meet the Love of Your Life?

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How did YOU meet your sweetheart? We want your stories!

6 Secrets I Learned About Men From Growing Up With Guys

The author and two of her best guy friends from back in the day.

Joanna Schroeder has always been a Guy’s Girl, and that’s given her some important (and surprising!) insights about men.

5 Things You Had No Idea You Knew Nothing About Until Your Kids Asked You To Explain Them

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“Why is there Daylight Savings Time, Dad?”

My Covert Mission to Raise Boys Who Balance Empowerment with Empathy

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Joanna Schroeder wonders how to raise sensitive boys in a society that empowers them to abuse.

It’s 50 Years Later, Why is Everything Malcolm X Says Here Still So True?

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This speech given by Malcolm X fifty years ago on the subject of racism and police brutality… Why does it feel like he could stand up right now and give this same speech?

5 Marriage Secrets From Someone Who Has Screwed It Up Before

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You can have a great long-term love, but you have to stop being terrible to each other.

Men and Love: 7 Ways Guys Need Romantic Superheroes, Too

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Guys, don’t you deserve to be swept off your feet, too?

33 Ridiculous Things You Had No Idea You Had to Teach Your Kids

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There are a lot of things they don’t tell you in ‘What to Expect When You’re Expecting’. Embarrassing things.