Lyz Lenz

Lyz Lenz

Managing editor of the Rumpus.


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Onesies Like These Aren't Funny at All - Blog Tips & Advice |

When a parent stuffs their baby in a onesie that declares them to be "mommy's best man" or "a future diva" what they are doing is cloaking their kids in their own biases, needs and (quite frankly) repressed Freudian desires.

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Millennial Parents Aren't Who You Think We Are -

What Time Magazine's latest feature on my generation got wrong

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My Kids Are Your Problem - Blog Tips & Advice |

My Kids Are Your Problem - Blog Tips & Advice | mom...

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A Brutally Honest Christmas Letter -

The Schmidts had a pretty good 2014...

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'The New I Do' and How It's Changing My Marriage -

The book's co-authors share how we can redefine modern relationships...

Raising a Child in a Bipartisan Family -

How one couple is having a hard time keeping their toddler out of political discussions...

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Your Bikini Body Is Not Brave -

Your body is not your manifesto...

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The Art of Letting Your Child Fail -

When trying matters more...

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You Are Not Your Kid's Crappy Lunch -

Other people's parenting isn't about you...

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It Wouldn't Matter If They Told You -

We don't see the beautiful mess of motherhood until we're in it...

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31 Questions From My Kid I Was Totally Unprepared For -

What is wrong with your face?...

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5 Things About Parents I Used to Judge as a Babysitter -

What was pre-baby me thinking?...

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10 Road Trip Survival Tips No Parent Will Admit To -

Desperate times call for desperate measures...

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5 Ways Your Baby Will Destroy You -

You are being tortured by that cute, pudgy little killer...

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I Get It, I'm Blessed -

But why am I not allowed to be stressed?...