Police Turning Schools Into War Zones: Teddy Bears, Machine Guns, and MRAPs for Kids

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Schools need military-grade equipment and weapons?

A Triple Dog Dare

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The post-internet world can still get their kids outside to have fun. We just have to show them how.

If Dads Date Their Daughters, Are Moms Supposed to Be “Dating” Their Sons Too?

If Daddy-Daughter Dates are a Thing, Are Moms Supposed to Be “Dating” Their Sons Too?

Many people feel strongly that father-daughter “dates” are an important tool for teaching girls how they should expect to be treated by the opposite sex, but does the same rationale apply for mothers and sons?

Finding a New Normal Once the Honeymoon is Over

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Rashika Robert’s marriage was stalled, but thanks to a surprise ally and some deep conversation, she and her husband found a new normal and new happiness.

Born To Wash Cars: The Journey To Uncovering You And Your Child’s Purpose

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Tracey Michae’l Lewis-Giggetts met a young man who knew exactly what he was born to do.

5 Steps to Supporting Your Son After He Comes Out of the Closet

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One mother’s story of unconditional love and support for her gay son, coming out and going forward.

Dear Me (Or Six Tips on How to Survive the Worst Years of Your Life)

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Reading this letter will leave you inspired and heartbroken all at once.

‘The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword’ Nintendo’s Epic Adventure Returns

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Jay Snook Reviews: A return to the land of Hyrule, but with a new villain who will stop at nothing to bring destruction to this land.

When Your Son Leaves Home – And He’s Only 7

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Perhaps the hardest part of being a divorced parent is letting your child go.

Fear and Isolation as Training Grounds for Fearlessness

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Ned Breslin shares a haunting story from his past.

How Do You Want Your Child to Feel?

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Daniel De Guia considers how words and action can make a child feel, and how hard it is not to intervene on behalf of a stranger’s kid.

Why You Should Be Okay With Me Never Having Kids

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Tim Mousseau made up his mind a while ago that he is never having kids. And this shouldn’t bother you one bit.

Why Did “The Little Prince” Quotes Suddenly Appear After Robin Williams’ Death?

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Jesse Kornbluth investigates this powerful children’s book.

The Dilemma of Vacationing Without Your Kids

The Dilemma of Vacationing Without Your Kids

Cliff Hsia breaks down the pros and cons of parents taking a “kidsmoon,” a.k.a. taking their first real vacation away from their children.

We Must all be Foot Soldiers in the Battle to Stamp Out Illiteracy

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Two new initiatives are aiming to get parents to read more to their kids, and for new tech solutions to improve literacy.

50 Dangerous Things You Should Let Your Kids Do

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Gever Tulley, founder of Tinkering School, discusses ‘dangerism,’ a term he’s coined for how our perception of danger deprives our kids of crucial learning experiences and opportunities for growth.