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  1. Significant Mother Well, August 23

    Beth was my ex-stepmother, but “mother” was still a part of her title. Could I share a home with her?

  2. Cutting the Cord: What Parents and Teenagers Need to Know Books, August 23

    In her Help Desk column, Judith Newman shares books on “adulting” — learning the skills we need to make it in the world, without Mom or Dad at the ready.

  3. How to Help Your Child Study Well, August 22

    Regardless of a child’s age or challenges, parents can encourage sound homework routines for a successful start to the school year.

  4. What Is Your Family’s Postpartum Ritual? We Want to Hear From You. Parenting, August 20

    Whether you’ve resisted your family’s postpartum traditions, or embraced and enjoyed them, we’d love to hear your stories.

  5. Where Went My Empty Nest? Opinion, August 18

    Welcoming your children back home after college is great, but as a parent, the adjustment can also be jarring.

  6. Finding Myself in My Mother’s Calendars Opinion, August 17

    We tend to think they are about keeping track of time. They are about much more.

  7. Advice to My College Freshman Well, August 13

    Don’t take other people’s Adderall. Granola bars have a lot of sugar. The stamp goes in the upper right-hand corner of the envelope.

  8. If You Didn’t ‘Sharent,’ Did You Even Parent? Opinion, August 7

    Children are concerned about online privacy violations. The culprits? Their parents.

  9. If You Didn’t ‘Sharent,’ Did You Even Parent? Video, August 7

    Children are concerned about online privacy violations. The culprits? Their parents.

  10. When Vacation Means Coming Back for More Well, August 5

    Family traditions link us from summer to summer and beach to beach.

  11. ‘Oh, Forgive Us!’: Heartbreak and Mourning for Twins Who Died in Hot Car New York, August 2

    The closer family members got to the two open coffins, the louder the sobs. Luna and Phoenix, 1-year-olds, died last week in the Bronx.

  12. Every Parent’s Nightmare: The Death of a Child Left in a Hot Car Opinion, August 2

    A mother confesses that she, like many parents, has had “close calls” with tragedy. A former federal official blames the car companies.

  13. 4 Reasons Parents Don’t Discuss Money (and Why They Should) Your Money, August 2

    Families are often reticent to talk about wealth and inheritance with their children, but experts say that can create confusion and insecurity.

  14. What the Parrots Taught Me Well, August 2

    The birth of a baby of any species brings a sense of awe at the miracles and godliness of the everyday.

  15. Indictment Delayed for Father Who Left Twins in Hot Car New York, August 1

    Prosecutors said the investigation into the children’s deaths was not complete, raising the possibility that the charges could be reduced or dropped.

  16. When Gender Reveal Videos Go Spectacularly, Cathartically Wrong Magazine, August 1

    It’s like that saying about how to make God laugh: Just tell him your plans.

  17. Father Tries to Grasp How He Could Have Left Twins to Die in Hot Car New York, July 29

    Juan Rodriguez, charged with manslaughter, reached out to an expert as he faced his overwhelming grief.

  18. How Has Fortnite Affected Your Family? Reader Center, July 29

    We want to hear how parents and young players perceive the video game’s positive and negative impacts.