Time for the sex talk? Take a minute and learn from Alyssa Royse’s mistakes.
A missed window for the birds and the bees talk, a boyfriend with a potential drinking problem, and a discovery of a son’s porn collection.
“Your son’s been distracted by girls,” Miss Pelley informed Robert Steven Williams’ mother. “He’s a bit early on the curve. Have you had the birds and the bees discussion?”
Carl Pettit finds the mating rituals of the male of the species, avian and human, comically and tragically similar.
Start early, and lay the groundwork at each age by answering kids’ questions about sex in developmentally appropriate ways.
Like Adam and Steve before him, Jeremy Feist had been presented his own personal paradise, and he abandoned it in search of the knowledge of where babies come from.
There really are no words for this other than Shane’s.
Should we teach boys that they can be heroes? Should we teach them that they can change the world by themselves?
Teryn O’Brien wishes she’d understood the nature of grief before she went through her own, because understanding the nature of grief will offer new hope in sadness. After a year of grief, I’ve learned a lot. I’ve also made some mistakes along the way. Today, I jotted down 15 things I wish I’d known about […]
Dr. NerdLove says the difference between flirting failure and mastery isn’t about avoiding mistakes, but how you roll with them when they happen.
D. A. Wolfe is pleased that work and family issues are taking center stage in today’s New York Times. But she thinks the article misses the bigger issues of the economic forces at play in today’s world—for both genders.
It’s tempting to homogenize Nelson Mandela’s views into something everyone can support. But he did not seek — or obtain — universal approval.
Part 2 of a 6 part serial from Lou Aronica and The Story Plant.
Phillip Chesnut is a cup-cake decorating guy who cares about his kids—not a bearded mountain man. Can he get his man card back?
What Renner Larson’s grandfather, uncle and Dick Van Dyke taught him about masculinity.
Gary Lai is married to Jill Morley of Fight Like a Girl fame. And the question he gets asked all the time is, “What do you think when your wife gets hit in the face.”
Jacob Tucker’s brother just turned 24. And it’s time Jacob told him what he really thinks about him.
This case could have implications for similar cases playing out in other states.