We apologize for the downtime on Hellobee the past couple of days! The internet was down on our island for the past week, and then Hellobee went down Monday as well. All should be back to normal now!


10 mistakes parents make with newborns — and how to avoid them via CNN

The flu vaccine is only 10 percent effective this year. Blame eggs. via Vox

If it’s not the flu, you might be sick because of this virus via CNN

This Is the Flu Symptom You Aren’t Looking For but Need to Know About via Popsugar

The Y chromosome is slowly disappearing — here’s what it means for men via Business Insider

What Your Pediatrician Should and Shouldn’t Do During a Physical Exam  Without Criticism via Lifehacker

Having Kids Radically Reshapes Parents’ Immune Systems via Fatherly

Scandinavian Women Do Not Have It All. Even in Denmark and Sweden’s family-friendly utopia, children are career killers for women. via Slate

The struggle to conceive with frozen eggs via Washington Post


When White Parents Won’t Integrate Public Schools via Citylab

There have been 11 US school shootings this year. Is it time to arm teachers? via BBC

Thousands of kids were asked to draw their ideal job – with surprising results via World Economic Forum

Inside the $28,000-a-year private school where children of tech workers learn to become the next Mark Zuckerberg or Elon Musk via Business Insider

Kids Need Art To Understand History via Medium


Parents Are Using This Random Bed Tent to Fix Their Kids’ Sleep Regression via Popsugar

How to Be a Parent Your Child Wants to Talk To via The Gottman Institute

Providing Children with Emotional Rest via Creative Child

What The Screen Time Experts Do With Their Own Kids via NPR

Sexism Starts in Childhood via Slate

Why Consent Is a Conversation for Every Age via Parentmap

A radical idea to improve family life in America: babysit your neighbor’s kids via Vox

One Way to Get Your Child to Listen. Children process words better in their right ears; information reaches the language-processing side of the brain faster via Wall Street Journal

Don’t Overdiscuss Your Teen’s Problems. Well-meaning parents can sometimes dwell too long on a child’s difficulties with friends and school, doing more harm than good via Wall Street Journal

8 Ways to Help Older Kids Develop a Sense of Imagination via KQED

To My Mom: I Get it Now. via Wonderoak

Why I’m Teaching My Daughters to Be Rude via The Cut

Why do all Pixar movies have the same story? via Medium

8 Tips For Raising an Optimistic, Glass-Half-Full Kid via Popsugar

Turn Off Messenger Kids, Health Experts Plead to Facebook via New York Times

How to Discipline Your Child Without Criticism via Creative Child

To play is to learn. Time to step back and let kids be kids via World Economic Forum