Annie Dore

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Clean Power Is Too Hot for Even Trump to Cool

On Nov. 4, Walmart announced an aggressive plan to increase its investments in renewable energy, pledging to power half its operations from wind, …

Renewable Energy

The Most Important Things To Discuss With Your Child Before The Age Of 12

<b>1. Where babies come from</b><p>Arguably no parent is ever ready, nor indeed understands when the time is right to have a chat about the birds and the bees. …

This Must-Watch Video is a Great Way to Introduce Your Kids to Consent

The idea of ‘consent’ has been on the public’s collective mind a lot of late. But how do you even begin to have this difficult, yet essential parent-child conversation? This video by a mom-daughter team will make it so much easier.<p>The concept of consent has become a hot-button topic that's all over …

GOOD: An Antidote to Overparenting

A few years ago, I met up with a friend at a coffee shop in San Diego. My friend was a lieutenant commander in the navy who had served as a member of …

6 Tips For Raising Kids Who Are Great People

I know these years are rough. The middle school years can be the toughest on moms. My kids are still little —  2 and 5 years old  —  but not a day …

The New Stresses of Raising Teen Girls -- 5 Books To Help Parents Find Their Way

<i>This article was written by Laura Lambert for Brightly.</i><p>I'm currently the mother of a school-aged girl on the precipice of puberty -- and I really thought I was prepared. I can totally handle talking about periods and pubic hair, I thought. I <i>got</i> this, I thought.<p>Then I started reading.<p>A spate of …

20 powerful tips for parenting teenagers

<i>(Photo by Getty Images)</i><p>Do you want your teenager to become a mature, responsible adult? I’m sure you do, but there will definitely be roadblocks …

Does climate change make it immoral to have kids? | Dave Bry

Bringing children into a disintegrating environment used to be a theoretical fear. Now it’s a very real one<p>The decision whether or not to have a child is one of the bigger ones a person will make in life – often the biggest.<p>I needed some strong convincing from my wife when it came time for us to …

The truth about parenting: older kids are much more rewarding than babies - Vox

Not long before my wife and I had our first child, we had dinner with another married couple — both writers — who at the time had a toddler of their own. I asked them for some advice. Instead, they gave me a caution. "Don't write about your kid," they said. "Being a parent is going to change your …

12 Tips to Transition to Peaceful Parenting

"I recently discovered Aha! Parenting and am trying hard to change things at our house, but my kids seem to be acting out more. So I still lose it. …

Parenting

Chicken Breasts

The chicken breast is America's favorite part of its favorite bird, and Food & Wine has the best recipes for this staple weeknight dinner ingredient. …

20 Ways Not to Talk to Your Teenage Daughter - Then How to Fix Things

Teenage girls are sensitive to the way people in authority talk to them, especially their mothers. They are easily wounded, feel criticized, and vulnerable when they sense or get outright disapproval.<p>However, even the most devoted mothers are only trying to shape them up to be young women and don't …

Parenting

This Dad's Honest Sex Advice to His Teenage Kids Deserves a Standing Ovation

For most people, the first time they have sex is awkward, clumsy, incredibly not-pleasurable and, in the event that the deflowering takes place …

Obama Takes on Climate Change: The Rolling Stone Interview

In Alaska, President Obama was in a very good mood. He visited the state in late summer to draw attention to the looming climate catastrophe the …

10 Ways To Actually Help Your Friend Who’s A New Mom –

© Shutterstock<p>So your friend just had a baby! You totally love her and want to do something to help her out with this major life transition. Because …