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The Only 12-Month Milestones that Matter By their first birthday, developmental milestones slow down drastically. But the ones they hit are big — and matter.
My Wife Won’t Stop Breastfeeding Even Though It’s Crushing Her. Help! A dad who is watching his wife struggle with breastfeeding asks if it's time to get her to stop.Ask the Goodfather
The Only 9-Month Milestones That Matter Developmental milestones appear to come a bit more slowly as a child reaches their first year, but they are no less important.
Dancing With the Stars Just Legitimized Dads Talking About Miscarriage In an emotional pre-dance interview James Van Der Beek opens up about he and his wife losing a pregnancy over the weekend. ‘It makes you human.’
The Amazon Toy Catalog Is the Stuff of Dreams and Every Kid Should Get One The kids would rather peruse a toy catalog than watch unboxing videos? It's a Christmas miracle!
Love & Money
The Racist Origins of Parenting Advice What it means to have the best babies has changed over the years, but the impulse to compete has not.
Love & Money
I’m Following the Potty Training App. My Wife Is Not. Now My Son Is Pissing in Plants. Help! A dad experiences an epic potty training fail that may be exposing deeper issues of parenting styles and spousal communication.Ask the Goodfather
Wanna Dress Like a Drunk McConaughey? Meet the Robloncho The Robloncho is here to be the only thing you'll want to have on while you take on Turkey Day
The Lawn Mower 2.0 Electric Shaver and Trimmer Will Make Your Penis Look Bigger It's the ultimate grooming tool for your twigs and berries.
Disney+ Makes Me Want to Cancel Netflix. Here’s Why. Disney+ is pretty much perfect for family viewing so what do I need Netflix for?Opinion
Disney+ Isn’t Hiding Old Racist Movies. And That’s Good For Parents Peter Pan has some racist stuff, but Disney has given parents the option to deal with it themselves.Opinion
How to Make a Baby Poop So your newborn's diapers are a ghost town. Here's how to get things moving.
I'm Divorced and Sick of My Irresponsible Ex In-Laws. Can I Cut Them Out? A dad with full custody faces demons from the past in the form of irresponsible, but insistent ex in-laws.Ask the Goodfather
A New Study Links Screen Time to Slow Development. Don't Panic Just Yet. A new study suggests that increased screen time could detrimentally change the very brain structure of preschoolers. Remain calm.
Health & Science
The IQ Test for Kids That Never Caught On An IQ test for babies might sound like an absurd gamble, but in 1986 Joseph Fagan III made a breakthrough that could "predict an infant's future intelligence." Luckily it never really caught on.