How do you handle verbal disrespect in your child? Here are my thoughts (and a book recommendation). How about you?
Ah, summer. Can you tell by my absense how much I love it? I do, but I'm also feeling the lingering effects of too little structure. I may be a poster girl for Minimalist Parenting, but I also think we're ready for the tighter ship that comes with the school year. Well, almost ready. I've still […]
How do you approach change when change feels scary?
Trust. Even when the road leads somewhere you can’t see.
It took us a long time to find equilibrium around business travel, but we did. We’re now both better able to support each other and our kids (and even enjoy it) no matter which one of us is traveling.
I’m in love with our Netflix replacement: our county library.
I appreciate this hack from Melissa — simply, how her family uses the parental controls built into her computer’s operating system to manage her kids’ computer use. It’s easy to overlook the tools we already have right at our fingertips.
Amy discovered a simple, respectful way to check her work email while spending time with her kids.
Dana’s simple hack of using humor to dial down reading anxiety for her son Wenxin could apply to any struggling reader.
Turns out quality time with your kids may not be as elusive as it seems. And my dad appears to have known this all along.