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Jessica Biel’s Anti-Vax Activism Won’t Age As Well As ‘I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry’ Jessica Biel’s new role as a science-denying California mom is certainly a dramatic turn for the actress, but the regrettable role will likely go down as her worst performance yet.Opinion
Razor's New E-XR Turned Me into a Full-Fledged Scooter Dad The electric scooter is fast, powerful, and perfectly dad sized. Scoot, scoot baby.
Help! My Wife Is Too Relaxed With Summer Screen Time Summer leaves parents scrambling, but one father worries his wife might be letting screen time get out of control.Fatherly Advice
That Viral Baby Conversation Is Damn Good Parenting The video, which shows a father watching TV and having a gibberish conversation with his baby, is very cute — and shows a kid developing a firm grasp of language.Opinion
Building a New Emotional Vocabulary for Boys Traditionally, boys aren’t encouraged to build an emotional vocabulary. Dads, in particular, can help change that.
Health & Science
Alexa Spied on My Family and I Liked It I looked into my Amazon Echo's collected data and found an unvarnished audio archive of my family’s life told in two- to three-second clips.
The Trump Administration’s Treatment of Migrant Children Is a Travesty The treatment of migrant children in the Trump era is a disgraceful stain on an America that claims to have the best interests of children at heart.Opinion
Down With the Father’s Day Tie: Give Dad Flowers Instead A tie symbolizes a thoughtless and routine gift for fathers, many of whom no longer have the inclination or profession to wear a tie. Flowers, however, are thoughtful and joyful.Opinion
This Food Subscription Box Taught My Kid to Love New Tastes The Universal Yums subscription box helped my kid learn to appreciate new tastes.
Trump's Latest Tax on American Parents? Tariffs. American families are prime consumers of inexpensive goods from China. Those goods are about to get more expensive. Buying kids shoes is going to suck.Opinion
How a Personality Test Made Me a Happier Dad It helps to focus on your strengths.The Experimental Family
The High Cost of Denying Male Caregiving A father sued JPMorgan for discrimination after being denied leave and won a settlement that sends a message.Opinion
God, I Hate the Ice Cream Truck The summer is hard on parents, but these ice cream trucks really aren't helping.Opinion
How to Determine the Best Age to Start Kindergarten There’s nothing wrong with delaying a child’s start, but it’s not always the best move.
7 Summer Hazards Every Parent Needs to Know Summer is a time of freedom and fun for kids but it’s also a time of danger.
Love & Money