Christine and I explore why families wrestle with integrating chores into their routine and we share 10 tips for getting chores underway in your home.
Given that electronics are here to stay, we wanted to lend some balance to the doom-and-gloom around screens and mobile devices.
Christine talks to Amy Mascott, co-author of “Raising a Rockstar Reader,” about easy ways to help kids discover a love of reading.
I posted a picture of my daughter’s art on Instagram, and shared it with friends on Facebook. The explosion of amazed “wow”s got me thinking about being the mother of a kid who has found a passion. It’s more complicated than simply being proud and amazed.
In our 10th podcast, Christine and I riff on school life (and why crap homework isn’t necessarily the worst thing). We also share 10 really good tips for handling homework.
Smart reader tips (past and present) about kids’ Halloween costumes.
Screen addiction can be a problem for kids (and adults too). But how do you handle things when one kid has a device (and invariably goes face-down in it) and the other doesn’t?
How do you teach your kids to do laundry? You write down the instructions. But this genius parent hack takes it a step further.
The horrific events in Charleston, South Carolina. I struggle with what to say, what to do. But I can’t wait for clarity before saying something. My heart goes to those families. To the members of that church. To every person who lives in fear, unprotected. Without sanctuary. Not long ago my family watched the movie Selma together. My kids were […]
Real-world advice that will make getting ready for summer camp easier (and cheaper) for parents of first-time campers.