Laura June

  1. you are what you eat
    Are Avocados the Perfect Food for Pregnant Women?New research suggests women should eat them when trying to conceive, too.
  2. facebook and motherhood
    Moms Who Post on Facebook a Lot Are More DepressedA new study finds that searching for validation on Facebook is a warning sign.
  3. netflix and waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa
    Stop Shaming Women for Teaching Their Babies to SleepWhy sleep training is a political issue.
  4. moms are just like us
    The Chrissy Teigen Guide to MotherhoodShe’s tweeting her transformation from Cool Girl to Cool Mom.
  5. who wears the pants
    How to Wear Pants to Prom After Your School Banned ThemTip: Find a cooler school.
  6. love and war
    9 Times Pregnant Women Stole the ShowRedefining the term “working mothers.”
  7. what to expect when you're watching netflix
    Will Joking About Pregnancy Kill Your Baby?No. But Ali Wong’s Netflix special made me realize why there’s so little comedy about gestation.
  8. bullying
    Why Bullying Is a Serious Public-Health ProblemAnd why no one quite knows how to fix it.
  9. motherhood
    Chrissy Teigen Doesn’t Want Your Mommy GuiltThe actress and new mom won’t apologize for eating dinner.
  10. This Robotic Tampon Will Tell You Exactly When You Need to Change ItWearable tech’s next frontier is inside your pants. 
  11. Studies Find that Folate May or May Not Cause AutismNothing is cut-and-dried when you’re pregnant.
  12. motherhood
    How Do I Avoid Giving My Daughter Body Issues?Toddlers are more naturally body-positive than any of us.
  13. baby names
    For Some Crazy Reason, People Aren’t Naming Their Babies Isis AnymoreThe Social Security Administration just released its annual list of most popular baby names.
  14. What the Modern Working Mother Really Looks LikePhotographer Alice Proujansky on her arresting body of work.
  15. child care
    Hillary Clinton’s Child-Care Plan Would Be MonumentalFor now, it’s just talk, but that’s a start.
  16. french women still don't get
    Pregnant French Women Willing to Stop Smoking If You Pay ThemA new pilot program will pay them to quit.
  17. Sheryl Sandberg Has Discovered How Hard It Is to Be a Single ParentThe Lean In author reflects in a Mother’s Day post.
  18. mother's day
    What I Really Want for Mother’s DayNot flowers.
  19. Here’s Another Way Midwives Make C-sections Less LikelyVaginal birth after Caesarean: It’s an option!
  20. Safe Haven Boxes for Unwanted Babies Come to the U.S.Controversial boxes are being installed in fire houses and police stations in the Midwest.
  21. It’s Actually Awesome When Babies Cry on PlanesJetBlue’s Mother’s Day stunt video touches a very raw nerve.
  22. gallery
    See Babies Photographed With Quiet DignityTalking with Edward Mapplethorpe on the occasion of the publication of his new book, One.
  23. you've got to be kid-ding me
    Maternity Leave Isn’t a Break From WorkA New York Post writer misses the point, just like almost everyone else.
  24. post-baby bodies
    Breast-feeding Might Not Help You Lose Weight After AllA new study finds that pre-baby BMI is the biggest factor in losing weight after pregnancy.
  25. children
    Seriously, Don’t Spank Your KidsA comprehensive new study finds that it’s ineffective and harmful.
  26. post-baby bodies in a pre-baby world
    Why We’re Obsessed With Ogling New MomsThe rise of the First Official Post-Baby Appearance.
  27. motherhood
    John Legend Went Out to Dinner Without Baby LunaHis wife, Chrissy Teigen, took some heat from angry moms after going out “too soon” after giving birth.
  28. love and war
    IVF Works Better If You’re RichOr if you’re in a female-dominated field.
  29. love and war
    Would You Pay Someone to Help Name Your Baby?Consultants are standing by to do market research on the name of your choice!
  30. sugar and... sugar and everything nice
    We’re Socialized From Birth to Get Excited About CakeA new study looked at 100 popular children’s books and found that sugar rules the day.
  31. parental leave
    Women Are Literally Begging for Parental LeaveA plea from two mothers who lost babies in day care.
  32. birth control
    Imagine a World in Which Men Took the PillWhy don’t we have oral contraceptives for men?
  33. motherhood
    Guess Which Celebrity Wants to Help Deliver Your BabyRicki Lake is now a certified doula.
  34. motherhood
    36-Year-Old Woman Finally Feels Like AdultZooey Deschanel is no longer a girl.
  35. born and bread
    Two Great Things: Chubby Baby Arms and BreadTogether at last, in one Japanese meme.
  36. anti-vaxers
    Twitter Study Finds Facts Don’t Matter to Anti-VaxxersBut they do love tweeting about the Illuminati.
  37. motherhood
    Is the ‘Natural’ Parenting Movement a Lie?A just-published book pushes back against conventional wisdom.
  38. mombies
    The Walking Dead Is Not for Moms I can’t stop thinking about tiny baby zombies.
  39. love and war
    People Are Resorting to Death Threats Over How to Discuss Breast-feedingRational.
  40. motherhood
    Making Business Travel Less Hellish for New MomsA new startup ships breast milk back home.
  41. love and war
    Couples Are Traveling to Europe to Get Pregnant in a Wave of IVF TourismInside the new fertility trend.
  42. accidental happiness
    9 Women on their Unplanned PregnanciesThey decided to go for it.
  43. love and war
    More Women Are Choosing to Give Birth Outside of HospitalsIn a reversal of an almost-100-year-old trend.
  44. things you already know about yourself
    I Am the Best Damn Mother on the PlanetIt’s easy to focus on our failures, but when shit gets real you will be reminded of your own value.
  45. motherhood
    Buy Your Son a Doll TodayWhy baby dolls are good for kids, regardless of gender.
  46. man vs. nature
    Non-Vaccinators Don’t Care If Other People DieNew research finds that many recent epidemics happened in areas where people are unvaccinated by choice.
  47. complete and utter garbage
    Why Is an Anti-Vaccine Documentary by a Proven Quack Being Taken Seriously?The man who started the anti-vaccination craze made a movie!
  48. breast is best but so is paid leave
    No-Brainer: Paid Leave Equals Breast-feeding SuccessA new study offers more proof that new moms should get time off.
  49. This Group Is Shaming Companies Into Treating Parents BetterEleven NYC creative firms pledge to provide parental leave, and call for others to do the same.
  50. shop till u drop
    It’s Impossible to Boycott Amazon When You Have KidsSometimes you simply can’t resist a convenient deal.
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