In: Life Advice


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.


8 Book

Ready or Not

Preparing Our Kids to Thrive in an Uncertain World
Madeline Levine PhD
Harper, 2020
9 Book

How to Raise Successful People

Simple Lessons for Radical Results
Esther Wojcicki
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2019
8 Book

Raising Good Humans

A Mindful Guide to Breaking the Cycle of Reactive Parenting and Raising Kind, Confident Kids
Hunter Clarke-Fields MSAE
New Harbinger, 2019
8 Book

Social Justice Parenting

How to Raise Compassionate, Anti-Racist, Justice-Minded Kids in an Unjust World
Traci Baxley
Harper Wave, 2021
7 Book

Mindful Parenting Habits

26 Practices for Raising Your Child with More Presence and Less Stress (From Infancy to Kindergarten)
Barrie Davenport and S.J. Scott
Oldtown, 2020
7 Article
Stephanie H. Murray
The Atlantic, 2021
9 Book


A Data-Driven Guide to Better, More Relaxed Parenting, from Birth to Preschool
Emily Oster
Penguin Press, 2019
8 Book

To Siri with Love

A Mother, Her Autistic Son, and the Kindness of Machines
Judith Newman
Harper, 2017
8 Book


Why We Should Think Before We Talk About Our Kids Online
Leah A. Plunkett
MIT Press, 2019
9 Article

What Should You Do About Your Babysitter During Coronavirus?

Parents with regular caregivers are facing tough decisions as coronavirus forces people to isolate.
Melinda Wenner Moyer
The New York Times, 2020