To the Mom Whose Kid Did Make the Honor Society

Last year around this time, I wrote a blog to the mom whose kid did not make the honor society. Apparently, it struck a chord because it made the…


The Stress Test for Test Stress

The debate continues. Is standardized testing a good idea? Does a standardized test prove your child’s ability to succeed in the future or just…


Why is He Wearing a Dress?

Kids have always asked hard, surprising, and embarrassing questions, often when we are standing in the middle of a crowded store or restaurant. The…


Let Kids Be Kids

My neighbor’s tulips were beautiful and in bloom. I drove past them and enjoyed the beautiful flowers, but quickly realized that it’s still February…