Cost of Raising a Child: 2014

Interesting (dismal?) data on the cost of raising children, 2014.

Guilt Trip?

You’re being guilt-tripped. Now what?

Standing on the Down Escalator

Assumptions on doing, non-doing, and standing on the down escalator.

Common Sense and (Early) Childhood Education

Giving our children the right start. ALL our children.

School Bus Blues? Not Exactly.

Back to school, and a rush of memories.

On Kids, On Quiet, On Accepting What We Think We Deserve

Reflections on the teenage years, and everything a parent never knows.

“I Want to Have a Baby”

Parenting solo. Tough choices, tough duty.


Kiss-Ride. Interesting concept… Is it relevant to contemporary families?

The Weight of the World

My greatest challenge in life, and possibly yours?

The Weekend Relationship

When the weekend relationship is the best you can do.