Parents

Is Cars 3 the most feminist movie of the year?

Is Cars 3 a stealth feminist smash hit? Mum of three Angela Cuming gives her verdict on a franchise that has never been very good in the past.

Emily Writes on the couch with a clinical psychologist

Spinoff Parents editor Emily Writes is an anxious mess, which is why she’s constantly talking about mental health in mothers and the need to get help if you need it. She spoke to a clinical psychologist who specialises in treating mothers with anxiety and depression and other mental health issues.

Your different brain: How we will tell our child about her diagnosis

Jessie Moss has written for The Spinoff Parents before about her daughter's syndrome and her quest for a diagnosis. Here she writes about a new stage in their lives - how she and her partner will tell their precious child about her differences.