I’m Getting Kicked Out

I’m Getting Kicked Out

When it comes to toilet-training or “toilet awareness”, we have developed a laid back approach in this house.  We put the potty chairs out early enough so the kids got used to them.  We also have an open-door policy on going to the bathroom and we get very...
More and More Words Every Day

More and More Words Every Day

One of the exciting parts of my day is listening to the brand new words that are coming out of my 21 month old daughters mouth.  Most of these are words I can not quite understand and a lot of them I know because of context.  This is the age that language is exploding...
What is Your Game?

What is Your Game?

Now that the holidays are over and we are all back into our routines, things are getting back to normal.  However depending on where you are in the world, you may be in the middle of winter.  When it is winter and you have young children it is more than just a lack of...
“10 Renegade Rules For Parents”

“10 Renegade Rules For Parents”

The title of my book makes people flinch. I know it’s jarring. It’s OK Not to Share goes against one of the parenting notions we hold most dear. Even I cringe a bit when I scan the table of contents. Twenty-nine rules stare back at me — each one...