The Motherlode: Our Top Weekly Links

Written by Katie Hintz-Zambrano
12:00 pm

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The Royal Baby is here! And his name is Archie. (Vogue)

Amy Schumer also had her baby and named him Gene Attell. (Instagram, Kveller)

A school shooting in Colorado claims the life of 18-year-old Kendrick Castillo, who died tackling the shooter. (CBS, People)

Heartbreaking texts and an audio recording between a mother and son during the shooting. (CNN)

From school shootings to nuke drills—a history of children and fear. (The Atlantic)

Georgia signs a bill to outlaw abortions after 6 weeks or when a heartbeat can be detected. The ACLU is now suing the state. (CNN, Instagram)

Fighting constantly after baby? Read this. (The New York Times)

How online bullying leads to poor sleep and depression in teens. (Science Daily)

The pain of Mother’s Day when you no longer have your mom. (Vox)

There’s a tampon-shaped speaker so your unborn baby can hear music. (RedTri)

An argument for loving your partner more than your kids. (Time)

How to get your partner to take on more emotional labor. (The New York Times)

Advice for a mom who never wanted kids. (The Cut)

Get 20% all things Storq with code HEYMA through Mother’s Day. (Storq)

Tyra Banks graces the cover of Sports Illustrated at 45. (People)

The scarcity in Black sperm donors. (The New York Times)

The Arizona Supreme Court’s decision about a father’s refusal to accept his child’s gender identity. (Arizona Capitol Times)

After 13 Reasons Why debuted on Netflix, teen suicides actually increased. (The New York Times)

Mindy Kaling reveals BJ Novak is godfather to her daughter. (People)

It’s here! An organic, grass-fed formula that you don’t have to import from Europe. (Bobbie)

A school dress code for parents in Houston. (The New York Times)

Keeping a daredevil toddler safe. (Lifehacker)

The Curry ladies do a revealing Red Table Talk. (Facebook)

The grief and relief of not having children. (The Guardian)

The case for having kids. (TED)

Diane Kruger says her 6-month-old daughter is “kind of a dude.” (People)

Short books for middle-grade readers that have a big impact. (The New York Times)

Last-minute Mother’s Day gifts. (Mother)

Elle Fanning to star in The Baby Sitters Club audiobooks. (LA Times)

A “daddy-daughter” date, queer single mama style. (The New York Times)

The Japanese “museum” dedicated to poop. (CNN)

Why it matters where college students binge-drink. (The Atlantic)

The constants and evolution of children’s literature over the centuries. (The New York Times)

Will “dad sneakers” be replaced by the “dad jacket” trend? (Vogue)

Mark Zuckerberg invented a “sleep box” to help his wife rest better. (Facebook)

A mom-and-son tear jerker to take you into the weekend. (CNN)

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