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5 Lessons I Have Learned As a Parent

In the 10 years now that I have been a parent, I can honestly say that my children have taught me just as much (if not more) as I have taught them. 727 more words


My Brain Owie: Another Example of Kids Breaking Important Things

Some of you readers may have noticed a significant slowing of posts in recent weeks: sorry about that. I have been doing minimal “screen time” lately–computers, TV, reading humorous-but-meaningless lists on Buzzfeed–because three weeks ago, I suffered a concussion. 1,127 more words


Whining: The Other Call Of The Wild

I awoke with a start. It was dark. Very dark. And nearly silent, except for the hum of the fan, and the occasional gentle sound of waves lapping up against the nearby rocky shore. 559 more words


My First Official Book Signing Event

With the support of the Fremont Main Library and other local non-profit organizations, I feel encouraged to do my first official book signing event this Saturday, 5/30/2015, 1pm, at the Fremont Main Library. 150 more words


Guest post: Fatherhood²'s Henry on pessimism and children

Dad blogger Henry joins us from Fatherhood² for a special guest post. Father of two boys, Henry blogs about parenting and learning on the job and here he shares his puzzlement at his son’s pessimism… 646 more words


17 Parenting Lessons Every Parent Should Read

What are you (and every other parent) addicted to?

Your child, of course, and the dreams you have before you even hold that baby in your arms. 50 more words


6 Things we learned from parent coach Judy Reith

Ever felt overwhelmed in your parenting journey? The feeling isn’t rare among parents of all ages, and even parent coach Judy Reith has been there. After finding motherhood a lot harder that she expected, Reith enrolled on a parenting course that impressed her so much she became a parent coach herself. 444 more words