How to encourage your kid to practice their instrument, according to music education experts

The struggle is real. But should your kid change instruments or quit music altogether? Here’s how to tell.


Mom’s rant about being an anxious mess at the playground is SO relatable

"Whether you're reading a book, or you're like, eating a snack. You're just very calm And I don't know how!"

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High school cheerleader told to ‘cover up’ while wearing her uniform at school

Of course school officials told her it was because she was 'distracting' to boys


9 parenting Substacks worth your precious inbox space

Apologies to your ‘inbox zero’ goals.


Reading on digital devices doesn’t help kids’ reading comprehension, study finds

Print still wins. But digital material comprehension was better as children got older.

Children's Health

How to talk to kids about puberty, according to the authors of ‘This Is So Awkward’

Some research shows that puberty is starting earlier—which means we need to prep for those big convos sooner than later. Here’s what to know.


Hands-on teacher reveals the life skill they taught their kids during class

“You’re going to be the cool teacher who taught them life skills!”

Child Milestones

6 signs it’s time to hire a tutor for your child

Wondering if your child needs outside help? An expert and mom shares what to look for.

Celebrity News

Taylor Swift goes to law school (sort of)

University of South Dakota is offering a law class called the Taylor Swift Effect.