Are You Concerned or Just Concern-Trolling? A Holiday Guide

You may be concerned, or just expressing loving critique, but it can be pretty harmful. Here’s how you know

What Your Kids Need to Know About Sexting

If your kid is in middle school, you MUST be talking about the ethics of sexting. Joanna Schroeder shows you how.

Torch: The Router You NEED if You’re a Parent

The Internet is a wild and wooly place, and not always great for kids. So how do you allow them to satisfy their curiosity online? Torch. You gotta see this.

Sorry Parents, But Having ‘The Sex Talk’ is No Longer Enough

Your kids are looking to YOU to teach them how to feel about sex and their bodies. Don’t let them down.

When Is Casual Sex Too Casual?

Dating is hard. Eli and Josie want to make it easier for you to get back in the game, with a little help from Hulu’s new show, Casual.

You Should Never Tell Your Kids “He’s Mean Because He Likes You”

When a little girl is given a black eye by a little boy, the LAST thing any grown-up should say is, “I bet he likes you.”

Gendered Toys: Why LEGO Friends is Bad for Boys AND Girls

As a mom of boys, Joanna Schroeder has seen exactly how pink-washed toys harm both boys and girls.

8 Things You Must NEVER Do When Raising Boys

You may think you have this parenting thing wired, but if you’re raising boys, you may be making some of these critical mistakes.

9 Ways to Teach Your Kids About Love Without Saying a Word

Kids learn more about how to give and receive love from what we do than from anything we could ever teach them with words.

5 Things to Consider Before Celebrating the Ashley Madison Hack

Joanna Schroeder says that just because these people did something unethical doesn’t mean you should abandon your ethics, too.

Please, Wear Your Cargo Pants (or Whatever the Heck You Want)

Why does anyone care what other people choose to wear?

Lenny Kravitz’s Pants Split Open and Women Everywhere Were Terrible About It

Joanna Schroeder thinks that if you advocate for enthusiastic consent, you have no right to look at Lenny Kravitz’s non-consensual crotch-shots.

8 Reasons Sober Guys Make the Best Boyfriends

Joanna Schroeder knows, she’s married to one.

9 Ridiculous Things You’d Never Thought You’d Do When You Got Married

Remember when you first met your partner and you always had to look and smell your best? Those days are gone.

7 Lessons We Teach Kids That Grown-Ups Should Work On, Too

Grown-ups, have you forgotten all the lessons you learned about kindness when you were little?

Why We Run #21: I Run Because I Almost Couldn’t, and Sometimes I Can’t

This is what it’s like to run on deformed hips. But really, it’s not so bad.