Monthly Archives: April 2014

A Fundamental Question About Kids, Survival and the Zombie Apocalypse

I was at a party this weekend, a phrase that used to mean one thing and now means something else entirely. While my 7-year-old boy stared blissfully into the light breeze having his face painted by a classmate and his … Continue reading

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The Science of Why I Largely Disregard Parenting Science

I was at the park the other day throwing pinecones at my kids when a horrified mother asked, “How can you hit your kids with pinecones!” I said it was pretty easy: you just don’t lead them as much. First, … Continue reading

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