What parents want for their sons versus their daughters can set up dangerous dynamics in the future.
Not everyone appreciated the advice, which was intended to make a point about consent. The organization explained itself in a follow-up statement.
My parents let me know that as long as they lived, there would be a place in the world for me. I hope my sons know that, too.
Pregnant with her first child, she is an outlier on the L.P.G.A. Tour, which is child friendly, but includes few players who are mothers.
Doctors walk a difficult line as they try to discuss the fraught subject of weight without increasing the distress that many children already feel.
Two parents share a moment of peace in Queens.
The danger of sexual molestation is often from someone children know and trust: a beloved coach, a doctor, a priest. Experts offer advice.
It’s hard to help the obviously upset adolescent who turns down a warm invitation to talk. Here’s what may be going on.
The Sugars answer letters from bereaved parents who worry that their grief may overshadow their surviving children.
Putting diplomacy skills like advocacy and solution building to work in a teacher conference.
Creativity doesn’t come from agreement, it comes from good-natured quarreling. It’s time we teach our children that.
The much-examined generation born between 1980 and 2000 are now having children of their own, and parenting very differently from their forebears.
The death of a child can leave an absence that is ever-present. The Sugars and the writer Jessica Handler read letters from people living in the shadow of their parents’ grief.
My mother’s brain is as topsy-turvy as our apartment, but my daughter is tidying the surface of her grandmother’s addled mind.
“Stranger Things” and Generation X’s misplaced nostalgia for unparented childhood.
After years of challenges in making friends, I cherish a ritual that other parents can take for granted.
Responding to a child’s anger with adult anger makes things worse, and misses the question of what is going on with the child.
No one would accuse his paintings of being confessional, so it is surprising that in his latest shows he has turned to his mother as the subject matter.
I suspected my wife wasn’t going to join me and my son for Halloween because, once again, she was going psychotic.