Quick background on me: I’m a mom with a STEM background, but no formal expertise in the social sciences. This is based on scientific research I found helpful as a new mom, and on my own experiences — I hope it helps other parents, and/or prompts productive conversations about how we discuss race with our kids.

Myths vs Science

When I was doing research before my first daughter was born (I’m someone who’s very comforted by research), I found the book Nurtureshock: New Thinking about Children by Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman to be really accessible and interesting, and it…

Liz Duffy

Liz is a mom of two who works in STEM, and who likes applying her work skills to parenting, which is itself an important full-time job.

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