Hell Raisers

Welcome to Hell Raisers, a weekly parenting newsletter by The Devil Strip. We are so happy you’re here. With this newsletter, our goal is to provide a resource for learning and to give you a place to be heard. Because let’s face it: Making other parent friends is hard. At least this way you can count on a weekly gathering of moms and dads going through the struggle, just like you. Every Friday you can laugh, cry, commiserate and know that you’re not alone. 

Dr. Lindsay Bailey

The doctor is in: Milk alternatives

Is it OK to give my kid milk alternatives (soy, almond, cashew, etc.)? Do I give them more or less than what I would if I was using whole milk? At what age is this appropriate? Milk alternatives are a very ... Read More...

Oh, poop! Potty training in a pandemic

By Marissa Marangoni Just the other day I was doing educational things (please note sarcasm) on Instagram when I stumbled over a survey about potty training. Was it easy? Did you hate it? Did it take way to... Read More...
chelsea-weyand

The doctor is in | Biting

What can I do to get my toddler to stop biting? Biting is a common behavior in toddlers. Despite this, the experience of being a parent of a toddler who has bitten another child can be embarrassing and stre... Read More...
Marissa's Christmas Wardrobe

What About the Holidays?

By Marissa Marangoni “What about the holidays?”  Ah, the question of the year, one to which I must answer: mostly nothing.  As it is for many households right now, this question is complicat... Read More...

The doctor is in | Bedwetting

At what age is bedwetting still a problem? Any recommendations on how to help?  Bedwetting is common. At age 5, 1 in 5 children experiences bedwetting while 1 in 10 children still do at age 7. Boys are... Read More...