Browsing the category: Daily

Matters of the hand

There isn’t even a name for what happened to me so I’m calling it “Just Put Down Your Damn Phone.”

Exploring the magical world of fiction

Historical facts do not matter when trying to distract a five-year-old from the knowledge that we are not yet at our destination.

Stuff I found while looking around

This week’s link roundup.

When it takes a village

I am giving you permission to discipline my children unless your approach to discipline is none whatsoever.

Yet another musician I met on a plane

First Peter Frampton, then Donny Osmond, and now… and now Sweet Micky.

In celebration of embracing change

We threw a party involving both Marlo AND a piñata and somehow no one got hurt.

A literal and metaphorical breakthrough

With help from the village of mothers around her, the sparkle has returned to my baby girl’s eyes.

Stuff I found while looking around

This week’s link roundup. I could have just posted the video of that dog and we’d all be done for the day.

This is what it looks like to knock down a barrier in global maternal health

Many of you are helping to construct a building that will save an untold number of lives.

Quinoa, frogs legs and more musings from “The Picnic Game”

When it comes to games involving the alphabet, pity the participant who is in his sixties and can’t remember what comes after the letter C.