Our blogs and the gathering spaces they created changed our world. I think we’re in a moment when we can do that again.
You’d think, since I’ve been doing my thing here for 10+ years that writing Parent Hacks would’ve been a piece of cake. The thing I didn’t expect was that baking a really good cake is really hard.
When you give kids real jobs, they become more invested in the joy of Thanksgiving. (Plus, you’ll lighten your load.)
A 3-day weekend is a great length of time for a decent family getaway — perhaps even better than a longer vacation when your kids are little.
There are lots of variables at play in my family — in most families, really — which makes travel complicated. How do you simplify family travel, at least some of the time? You reduce the number of variables.