Kyrie Schmidt

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The Difference Between a Happy Marriage and Miserable One: Chores

Couples without a system for household tasks can get very resentful, very quickly. A look at the results of an in-depth study of middle-class families.<p>DaveCrosby/flickr<p>In the United States, ambiguity in division of household responsibilities between working couples often results in ongoing …

Is Having A Child A Rational Decision?

Debates about whether it's rational to have children are nothing new. Recent books like David Benatar's <i>Better to Have Never Been: The Harm of Coming Into Existence</i>, Bryan Caplan's <i>Selfish Reasons to Have More Kids</i>, Christine Overall's <i>Why Have Children: The Ethical Debate</i>, and Jessica Valenti's <i>Why</i> …

To parents of small children: Let me be the one who says it out loud

I am in a season of my life right now where I feel bone tired almost all of the time. Ragged, how-am-I-going-to-make-it-to-the-end-of-the-day, eyes …

The Immense Value of Giving Men More Control of Household Tasks

As women are experiencing the satisfaction that comes from a professional career, men should also get to know the joy of investing in home life.<p>CarbonNYC/flickr<p>When my husband, Andy, and I were first together as a couple in the early 1990s, before we were married, we started giving dinner parties. …

Father Hilariously Shares the Reasons Why His Son is Crying

“I wouldn't let him drink bath water.”<p>Greg Pembroke, a 32-year-old father of two boys under the age of 4, has seen his share of temper tantrums and decided to share his fatherhood experiences through a single topic blog called <i>Reasons My Son is Crying</i>. What began as simply posting pictures on …

Parenting

The Benefits of Overpraising Good Dads (and Moms, Too)

It would be great to get to a point where men and women were recognized for their work at home.<p>Fox<p>"You are a <i>great</i> cook!" my mother-in-law told me with something like wonder. She was staying with us over spring break, and had watched me put together a bare-bones stir fry. She seemed particularly …

Charts: How parents around the world describe their children

Big Sibling's Big Influence: Some Behaviors Run In The Family

Patricia East is a developmental psychologist who began her career working at an OB-GYN clinic in California. Thursday mornings at the clinic were reserved for pregnant teens, and when East arrived the waiting room would be packed with them, chair after chair of pregnant adolescents.<p>It was in this …

Time passages. The difference between first day of going to school and first day of going to college. Cartoon. http://t.co/X4PTvJivla

Those close moments that make our hearts melt are what makes parenting worth all the sacrifices.

• Tuesday, June 27, 2017<p><i>"I can't believe how things with my daughter have turned around, since I started focusing on connection." - Zoe</i><p>We all crave …

Apple deluged by police demands to decrypt iPhones

ATF says no law enforcement agency could unlock a defendant's iPhone, but Apple can "bypass the security software" if it chooses. Apple has created a police waiting list because of high demand.<p>Apple receives so many police demands to decrypt seized iPhones that it has created a "waiting list" to …

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