Imperfect Parent

Imperfect Parent is an online magazine for parents who want to exercise their mind and read more than articles about diaper rash.

Photo: Photo via Ned Horton. There is practically nothing as hard as caring for a newborn baby, and to have to do it when you are sleepwalking is sort of like climbing Everest...

Photo: Michael Tefft The Tea Party is like the Ku Klux Klan “without the robes.” This is what Rep. Steve Cohen from Tennessee had to say about...

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© Can Stock Photo Inc. / smikeymikey1 The other day I received a phone call at the office. “Honey,” the voice said, “we did it. I’m pregnant.” Fortunately,...

I summoned Greg Brady for parenting wisdom when my toddler started calling me by my first name. Here is my quandary. My 3-year-old son has taken to calling...

  It wasn’t that long ago when the craziest bottle out there was Avent. Now, utilizing sexy sounding things like “injection molding,”...

Warmer months brings on annoying and uncomfortable mosquito bites. Consumer Reports breaks down what works and what doesn’t. Photo via rhphoto/Can Stock...

Don’t call this woman pretty or beautiful lest you be called a racist. (Photo is author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie) I joined a book club in July. Thought...

Dallas messed up LBJ Expressway. Notice the lack of signage. Just got back from a family vacay in Dallas. Why Dallas, you ask? Because I have some family there....

I’ve been kinda obsessed with menopause lately, probably because I think I might be pre-menopausal. I’m in my mid forties. Not sure if that is young...

Emily Letts films own abortion and shares it with world as a “positive” experience. Photo via Abortion Care Network. A patient advocate and abortion...

“What’s Your Baby’s Poo Telling You?”. A funny, no nonsense guide to poop. Photo via Avery Publishing. What’s Your Baby’s...

Hard to watch: Video shows father kicking his son off ramp. Screen shot via Instagram. An instagram video went viral on Friday after a user by the name of “lilbubs”...

First Lady Michelle Obama looked a bit surprised when a little girl handed her her father’s résumé on Thursday at the White House according to USA...

Alicia Silverstone, another celebrity mommy advice quack. Photo via “The Kind Mama.” File this under bat shit crazy. Vegan actress, known for her role as ditsy, popular girl in “Clueless” back in 1995 doesn’t have much...

Tensions rise after China mainlanders cause firestorm for letting tot pee in middle of Hong Kong Street. Photo via http://www.scmp.com/ The parents of a 2-year-old...

Atheist parents upset children are exposed to “under God” phrase during pledge of allegiance. Photo By USAG- Humphreys via StockPholio.com An Atheist...

Toddler snatched from park turns out to be staged. Witnesses screamed and panicked as they watched a frightened, crying toddler boy be taken by two masked men...