Every Day a Crying Day

Parents: do you remember when you didn't hear tears during the day? Just talking, laughing, and ... silence? Fast forward to today. Do you have one kid? Two? More? How often do they cry? If your kids are like mine, it's every day.¬†Every freaking day! Now, it's not a sob fest every day - maybe … Continue reading Every Day a Crying Day


Murphy’s Laws of Parenting

Inspired by Newton's Laws of Motion and Murphy's Law ... I bring you ... Murphy's of Parenting! As a scientist by training, I have, by careful observation and years of parental training, developed the following list: A child in motion will remain in motion (regardless of momentum-arresting attempts by parental figures). A just-cleaned item (toilet, … Continue reading Murphy’s Laws of Parenting