I have no problem with private education … except for what it does to public schools.
Enrolling my kids in public schools turned out to be a choice I didn’t regret
Bricks from an outdoor fireplace? I could turn those into needle-point-covered door-stoppers, of course. Like my mother had.
For one writer, growing up with Depression-era parents was a lesson in thriftiness — to an extreme
While not intentional or planned — or even something I would have chosen — formula-feeding helped us create egalitarian habits that remain with us today. I’m not saying I live in an equal parenting paradise, but bringing in formula nudged us much closer to 50/50, domestically and professionally, than we would have landed otherwise.
Breast is best — except for equal parenting
When you have a developmentally disabled child, a part of you does not want them to grow up. Watching their body outgrow their mind and ability to reason brings with it a terror all its own. You want to push the pause button — or better yet, hit rewind.
My daughter’s body is changing. But inside, she remains a child.