Christine and I discuss 9 reasons why kids should get jobs, from learning to manage money to gaining the life skills that come with paid work.
Christine and I share what’s on our playlists, bookshelves, and TVs right now.
Stress and chaos seem unavoidable at the end of every school year. In Episode 83, Christine and I rebroadcast our episode on editing end-of-school-year chaos + add a couple of bonus tips at the end. Also, visit the Edit Your Life Facebook page to share your favorite tip for reducing end of school year chaos, whether that’s […]
The stress associated with high school education and college entrance is legendary. But is it necessary?
In Episode 51 of the podcast, Christine and I talk about sportsmanship, grit, and consequences, and we share 8 strategies for sane sports parenting.
Christine and I share 8 tips for easing the transition between summer vacation and school.
Christine and I talk about what we can do during this election season to both communicate with our kids about what’s happening, and to create some boundaries around the fear and anxiety this may be causing them.
Money is complicated, which can make teaching our kids about money particularly challenging. In Episode 35 of the Edit Your Life podcast, Christine and I discuss how to teach kids about spending, saving, and giving. We offer 9 tips related to allowance, chores, investing, giving, division of parental/kid spending responsibility, making spending mistakes, and how to navigate social […]
Protecting our kids is the most basic of parenting jobs, but how much is too much?
In Part 2 of our discussion about extracurriculars, Christine and I discuss the joys and challenges of parenting passionate kids and share 9 tips for both supporting and reigning in that passion.