Parenting

Bringing a child into the world is the easy part. Now you are in charge of not only nurturing and nourishing your little person but shaping your rug rat into a well-rounded, resilient, content, confident individual. The weight of that responsibility can feel overwhelming, but that's completely natural. Luckily you're not the world's first parent! Heed the advice of the sage moms and dads who have gone before you.


Summaries

The Rise of Addictive Technology and the Business of Keeping Us Hooked

Adam Alter

Penguin Press, 2017

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A Mother, Her Autistic Son, and the Kindness of Machines

Judith Newman

Harper, 2017

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Ebony Roberts and Shaka Senghor

TED, 2019

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Why We Should Think Before We Talk About Our Kids Online

Leah A. Plunkett

MIT Press, 2019

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Parents with regular caregivers are facing tough decisions as coronavirus forces people to isolate.

Melinda Wenner Moyer

The New York Times, 2020

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And start raising kind ones.

Adam Grant and Allison Sweet Grant

The Atlantic, 2019

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Trusting your children to lead the way when a crisis has closed their classrooms.

Shaunta Grimes

Medium, 2020

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How to emotionally prepare for coronavirus quarantine.

Celina Ribeiro

The Guardian, 2020

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Changing the Stories We Live By

Timothy D. Wilson

Little, Brown US, 2015

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The Longest Shortest Time podcast

Hillary Frank and Brigitte Vittrup

The Longest Shortest Time, 2017

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