I just placed my order for the season, so I thought I’d share my best tips on family holiday cards that I’ve learned over the years. I’d love to hear yours!
How much do you spend on your kids’ activities? Is cost the major consideration — or time, or logistics (such as dropoff/pickup)?
Are you planning to hand out allergy-friendly treats for Halloween this year? In case you wanted to, but forgot to purchase something separately, we thought we’d round up some easy ideas for allergy-friendly Halloween treats you already have in your house (probably).
Ladies, if you had kids who hated reading, what were the books that finally got them hooked?
How do you feel that the parenting roles of moms and dads are viewed differently? How has this come to bear in your own family? Do you ever feel like the bar for “dad of the year” is much lower than it is for “basically good mom”?
Meet this week’s featured mom: a copy editor and mother of one in the Southeast shares a week in her life, including Cub Scout activities; GRE prep (she’s considering a master’s in a new field); and long, podcast-filled commutes.
Looking for the easiest way to teach your kiddo your phone number? You’ll be amazed if you haven’t heard this before.
How has your energy and focus shifted during “work” hours now that you’re a mom? On the flip side, how do you manage your energy at work so you have “something left” for your kids at the end of a draining day at work?
Have you read any of these great books for working mothers? What were your best takeaways?
Meet this week’s featured mom: a BigLaw lawyer and mother of one in L.A. shares a week in her life, including working on her vegetable garden, attending a baby shower, and trying intermittent fasting for the “post-breastfeeding 15.”
Feel like you’re using your local library to its full potential? You may not have even THOUGHT of borrowing these things from the library…
Does your partner consistently work late and rarely see your kids on weekdays? How do you deal with it? Readers had a great conversation about this recently, so we thought we’d pull it out for a larger discussion..