parenting

Many doulas work with pregnant women. This group focuses on non-binary, queer and gender non-conforming families.

Rainbow Doula DC is a queer-specific doula collective in Washington, D.C.

Ask Dr. Andrea: I’ve started regularly yelling at my kids and can’t stop. How can I reset?

These past few months have been stressful, to say the least

‘I had to choose being a mother’: With no child care or summer camps, women are being edged out of the workforce

When parents can’t do it all, women’s paid labor is often the first to go

This book gave me a much-needed escape from the brutal months of early motherhood

I devoured it in a matter of days

‘There’s no escape’: How single moms are making it work during coronavirus

The U.S. has the world’s highest rate of children living with a single parent. Most often, that parent is a woman.

Raising kids during a pandemic feels impossible most days. 10 parents share unexpected moments of joy.

Ahead of Mother’s Day, we asked readers to share the bright spots

Many parents are struggling with child care during coronavirus. Is asking for help allowed?

‘It’s a calculated risk where you balance your sanity’

When it came to the pandemic and my two young adult children, I had to make a tough decision. Was it right?

I brought home my daughter but left my son at university

Learning that I’m a ‘highly sensitive person’ helped explain my struggles as a parent

I make my daughter feel safe and loved, even though I’m dying to be alone