Index: All My Parenting Stories
I’m a “Top Writer” in Parenting sharing my experiences, advice, and stories from the trenches.
How to Raise Humble and Compassionate Kids When They Grow Up With Money
Wealth rarely lasts three generations.
Want to raise kids that are thoughtful, inclusive, and open-minded?
Make sure they learn about families that don’t look like yours, so they don’t consider different people as oddities.
Help Your Daughter to Cultivate a Healthy Relationship with Food
Resolve your issues, encourage good habits, and introduce her to the joys of growing, preparing, cooking, and eating…
Even the Awkward Girl Can Be a Badass Athlete
Encourage girls to revel in their strength and agility. We learn confidence, discipline, and perseverance when we…
I Chose My Biggest Indulgence Over My Children’s College Funds
And I still think it’s a worthy investment to capture a moment in time.
How I Easily Made Our Home Into Our Teens’ Hang-out House
It was not as complicated as I thought.
Help Your Kids Set More Realistic Expectations About Finding Love
You might throw a lot of fish back into the sea.
“Car Conversations” Sometimes Make Both Mom and the Kids Squirm
We discuss periods, oral sex, and other topics you can’t talk about eye-to-eye.
I Partied In College and Still Turned Out “Successful” in Life
Parents: Help your kids be more than just nerds.
After Years of Hosting Mother’s Day for Our Extended Family, I Finally Learned to Let Go
Focus on the moms and keep it simple.
Is Inducing Childbirth the Right Decision For You?
When to ask for it or when to decline are tough questions.
How I Redefined Success After Realizing I Had the Wrong Formula
Kids: Don’t peak in high school.
What Kind of Compliments Do We Give to Little Girls?
We need to celebrate them, not their looks.
Please Write Down Your Child’s Funny Observations Before You Forget
You might share them in your toast at their wedding!
Parenting Accident-Prone Kids Often Means Just Going Along for the Ride
You can’t prevent most of these accidents.
The Essential Packing List for Parents Taking a Road Trip With Young Kids
Take it from a veteran parent: you don’t want to be caught by surprise so save the minimalist packing for business…
I Spent Years Vigilantly Protecting My Child from the Risk of Eating the Wrong Thing
You have no choice when food allergies are deadly.
My Secret to Being a Supermom? The Love and Support of a Superdad
I’m like every man who has a great wife supporting his career.
When Fear Drives the Decision of What to Do with Your Talent, Everyone Loses
I am guilty of steering my kids away from the creative arts.