The Simplest Dating Advice Ever: Give Her Your Number

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

The 5 Stages of Parental Spring Break Grief

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

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

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

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.

7 Reasons You Should Compliment a Woman On Something Other Than Her Looks

Guys, it’s time to let “you’ve got a great smile” die. But don’t worry, we’ve got some new ideas for you.

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

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

6 Surprising Things I Learned About Men From Growing Up With Guys

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

My Covert Mission to Raise Boys Who Balance Empowerment with Empathy

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

5 Marriage Secrets From Someone Who Has Screwed It Up Before

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

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

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

Parents: 6 Common Phrases (You Might Be Saying!) That Should Be Banned in Your House

It doesn’t matter how you mean them, or if you’re joking, these common phrases may be hurting our kids. By Noah Brand and Joanna Schroeder

You’re Gonna Watch This Commercial Over and Over Again. I Swear.

Unlikely animal BFFs and a message of inclusion? Sign me up.

The Dirty Little Secret Parents Are Hiding: We’re Actually Pretty Happy

Nine silly and serious ways the hidden joys of parenthood surprised Joanna Schroeder when she became a mom.

How Ira Glass Saved Me From a Life of Sadness and Made Me Into a Real-Life Professional Writer

The title may be a tad on the dramatic side, but Joanna Schroeder does owe an awful lot to Ira Glass.