There is a super blue blood moon on January 31st with a total lunar eclipse! The last time all three things happened at the same time was 152 years ago. Check out what times you can see it in your neck of the woods here!


I missed the Link Roundup last week, so I have lots of links today!


The best school district in every US state via Business Insider

Is School-Discipline Reform Moving Too Fast? via The Atlantic

Kids are eating less whole grains and more sugary milk in school lunches this year — see how federal rules have changed for the worse via Business Insider

For baby’s brain to benefit, read the right books at the right time via The Week

7 adults went undercover as high-school students and found cell phones pose a much bigger problem than adults can imagine via Business Insider

W O R K  &  M A R R I A G E

What We Mean When We Say Marriage Is ‘Work’ via The Cut

4 things children born in 2018 probably won’t experience at work via World Economic Forum

My in-laws won’t babysit our children via The Guardian

Going Part Time May Not Be the Fix Working Mothers Need via Slate


CDC says, ‘There’s lots of flu in lots of places.’ And it’s not going away anytime soon. via The Washington Post

Down’s syndrome test could see condition disappear via The Guardian

What Serena Williams’s Birth Story Says About Racism in Health Care via Vice

Why the United States is ‘the most dangerous of wealthy nations for a child to be born into’ via LA Times


Why Docs Perform C-Sections for Babies in Breech via Fit Pregnancy

Breast-Feeding Tied to Reduced Risk of Diabetes via New York Times

New study finds ‘baby brain’ is real, but we’re still not sure what causes it via The Conversation

The Dubious System for Measuring the Size of Your Baby’s Head via The Cut

Still Not Convinced You Need a Flu Shot? First, It’s Not All About You via New York Times

America’s broken childbirth system via The Week

Many pregnant women are being prescribed potentially dangerous antibiotics: CDC via ABC News

Is the Answer to Phone Addiction a Worse Phone? via New York Times

A 12-year-old was told she had the flu. The misdiagnosis may have caused her death. via Washington Post


White Privilege Isn’t Going Anywhere, and You Need to Talk to Your Kids About It via Popsugar

Yes, My 7-year-old is Old Enough to Stay Home Alone via Babble

My Life As a Mom to 8 Kids via The Cut

The Twisted Psychology of Parents Who Torture Their Children via Time

What sensitive boys need from their mamas via Motherly

Avoiding the Scourge of a Million Crappy Plastic Toys via Slate

Raising a Social-Media Star via The Atlantic

From Brooklyn to India, in Search of the Secret to Parenthood via New York Times

Parents’ Dilemma: When to Give Children Smartphones via Wall Street Journal

Please don’t spank your kids via Vox

Cutting adolescents’ use of social media will not solve their problems via The Economist

Teenagers are better behaved and less hedonistic nowadays. But they’re also lonelier and more isolated. via The Economist

Is Having a Kid a Hobby? via The Cut via

Should parents be held accountable for their overweight children? via The Takeout