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Motherhood

  1. parenting
    My Queer Family vs. the Supreme CourtIf SCOTUS comes for marriage equality next, will I still be considered my son’s mother?
  2. parenthood
    Mindy Kaling Does Not Care Who You Think Her Kids’ Father IsApparently, speculation that it’s B.J. Novak doesn’t bother her.
  3. parenting
    When the Choice to Grow Your Family Isn’t Actually YoursYou’d think the forces that fought Roe would tackle infertility next, but you’d be wrong.
  4. parenting
    When Dads Do What Moms DoTo share the burden of parenting, you have to actually share it.
  5. mental health
    My Manic First Days of MotherhoodPostpartum psychosis convinced me I was thriving as a new mom. But was any of it real?
  6. childbirth
    My C-section Was Fine, ActuallyI came away feeling cheated not because I’d had one but because I’d been made to feel so bad about it.
  7. work
    Will Employers Finally Listen to What Mothers Need?There’s never been a better time for working mothers to ask for more flexibility — and actually get it.
  8. fertility
    The Girlbosses of FertilityFertility coaches sell hope to women struggling to conceive. But can they actually deliver?
  9. uvalde
    “It’s One of the Biggest Fears of My Life”After the Uvalde shooting, a Columbine survivor dreads sending her daughter to preschool this fall.
  10. uvalde
    ‘Who Are the Bad Guys?’It’s the question my children asked. My answer: the moral cowards who slobber and grovel over money from the gun lobby.
  11. formula shortage
    My Life Revolves Around BreastfeedingAs the formula shortage continues, keeping my daughter fed is a full-time responsibility. And I’m one of the lucky ones.
  12. motherhood
    A Model With a C-section Scar Is in the 2022 Sports Illustrated ‘Swimsuit’ IssueFor the first time in the magazine’s 58-year history.
  13. cut covers
    Sophie Turner Comes Into Her OwnThe Staircase star talks to Jessica Chastain about growing up with the whole world watching.
  14. q&a
    A Reality Check About MotherhoodAngela Garbes’s new book, Essential Labor, reclaims realistic mothering.
  15. motherhood
    Being a ‘Mom’ Isn’t What It Used to BeThe label was always flawed. The pandemic shattered it beyond repair.
  16. announcements
    Sign up for Brooding, a Newsletter About Modern Family LifeDeep thoughts on modern family life.
  17. sober questioning
    ‘I’m 90 Days Sober — Am I Ready for a Baby Yet?’I can’t tell you it’s a bad idea. But I won’t tell you it’s a good one, either.
  18. book excerpt
    What My Toddler’s Nom-Noms Taught MeOn a trip to the grocery store one day, I had an epiphany about me, my son, and the meaning of life.
  19. book excerpt
    The Life I GrewDoctors said my disability would make it impossible to get pregnant. I was 5 months along when I realized the truth.
  20. fiction
    Women and Children First, From HeartbrokeIn this excerpt from Chelsea Bieker’s new collection, one woman tries to right the sins of her past by … committing a few more in the present.
  21. parenting
    I Refuse to ‘Punish’ My Son AnymoreThe parenting method that changed our relationship — and his behavior.
  22. parenting
    Can I Consume Cannabis Around My Kids?How parents are deciding whether or not to hide their newly legal habit from their children.
  23. motherhood
    Be Warned, Rihanna Will Flip a Table for Her ChildShe’s not afraid to go full Teresa Giudice.
  24. euphoria
    This One’s for the MomsLast night’s episode of Euphoria was centered on the thankless task of raising HBO teens.
  25. sober questioning
    Sober Questioning: ‘I Feel Weird Not Ordering Wine With My Mom Friends’If anyone is showing a persistent, direct interest in whether or not you’re drinking, they are the weird one.
  26. self
    Me, Myself, and Diastasis RectiLiving with this postpartum condition might be better than fighting it — especially when you have no choice.
  27. black lives matter
    The Burden of the Black MotherThe still-grieving mothers of those killed by police violence are often asked to play a role they didn’t choose.
  28. black lives matter
    Grief Over TimeSybrina Fulton, who lost her son Trayvon Martin ten years ago this month, found her painful place in American history.
  29. parenthood
    Weed’s Last Taboo: PregnancyInside the quiet rise of cannabis use among expecting and breastfeeding parents.
  30. first person
    The First Time Was Terrifying. Now, It’s Just Excruciating.My family’s second bout with COVID might be worse.
  31. culture
    The Perpetual Rage of MotherhoodThe Lost Daughter’s Leda is really, really angry. It’s not enough.
  32. family planning
    Parenting in UtopiaRaising kids in America can be, by design, crushing. But what if it weren’t?
  33. self
    We’re Living Through a Maternal Mental Health CrisisPostpartum depression and anxiety skyrocketed in the pandemic’s early days. It hasn’t really gotten any better.
  34. culture
    Gaby Hoffman and Kathryn Hahn on the Endless Expectations and Joys of MotherhoodThe friends and former Transparent co-stars ruminate on Mike Mills’s C’mon, C’mon over cocktails.
  35. the bigger picture
    Longing for FamilySydney Mieko King’s “Entanglement” conceptualizes the body as a container of ancestral memory.
  36. the cut podcast
    The Cut Podcast: Talking About Abortion With My MomOn this episode, how a mother and daughter can discuss something so personal to them both.
  37. nuclear families
    The Necessary Will of Lesbian MothersThe queer family in the 1980s lived under threat of siege.
  38. self
    Giving Birth in the End TimesWriter Emily Holleman stares down the apocalypse and into the terrifying optimism of motherhood.
  39. power
    The Real Reason Black Mothers Are Being Pushed to BreastfeedEfforts to close the racial breastfeeding gap are more complicated than they appear.
  40. delta variant
    Does Anyone Want to Hear About Burned-Out Moms Anymore?There’s more pressure than ever to get back to normal, but we’re still here, and we’re not okay.
  41. cut covers
    Sandra Oh Is SpeakingThe acting great on entering the “mother chapter” of her career, challenging the unbelievable pressure of being a modern woman, and more.
  42. how i get it done
    Emily Oster Thinks of Herself As an Expert on Data in Parenting, Not ParentingHow the economist, writer, and face of school reopening is getting it done during the pandemic.
  43. style
    A T-Shirt That Celebrates Black Queer MothersWith proceeds benefiting Planned Parenthood.
  44. the cut podcast
    Transracial Adoptees Are Tired of TVFinding characters and story lines that reflect the complexities of growing up in white families is almost impossible.
  45. new mom
    Halsey’s New Baby Just DroppedThe singer announced the birth of her first child, Ender.
  46. how i get it done
    How Olympic Gold Medalist Natasha Hastings Trained During Pregnancy“I didn’t enjoy pregnancy. Part of the reason is that I hid it for about six months because I didn’t know how my sponsors would react.”
  47. the cut podcast
    How Do I Know If I Want Kids?To procreate, or not to procreate? That’s the age-old question we wrestle with on this week’s episode of The Cut podcast.
  48. fantasies
    Dreaming You’re Pregnant? An Expert Explores 11 Reasons Why“Pregnancy dreams are typically connected to something else in your life.”
  49. the bigger picture
    Our Mothers, OurselvesMagdalena Wosinska’s family photos will make you want to call your mom.
  50. parenting
    The Reports of a Pandemic Baby Bust Are TrueThe birth rate is the lowest it’s been in 42 years.
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