You and Me Forever

I’ve heard myself talking about this book so much in the last two months that it’s time I talked about it with you. It’s called...more

Easy Indoor Exercise for Toddlers

Bear-crawling along the blue line There is a long line of blue tape that runs across our living room. It looks like a very, very long “I.” It’s only been there for a few days, and I’m already forgetting that it’s a weird look in a house. Blue tape? ...more

Japanese Dipping Sauce for Roasted Broccoli and Cauliflower

“More bwoccoli pweeaaasseee!!” Did she just say what I thought she did? I heaped more broccoli on her plate and she went for it. A couple minutes later, again: “More bwooooccoli peeease!” Husband and I exchanged a glance ....more

How Ten Minutes Can Change Your Marriage

“Can we talk about this tomorrow?” he’d say, not even lifting his head off his pillow to face me. “…Sure,” I’d say, dejected as I flopped my face away from him. “You really want to talk about this now?” “No.” “It’s fine ....more

The Science of Baking Infographic

A while ago, I shared my favorite chocolate chip cookie recipe...more

Date Night!

A couple months after our youngest was born, my mom offered to watch the kids so we could have a date night. …COOL! DATE NIGHT! ...more

How to Play with Magnatiles

Magnatiles are magnetic tiles. They...more

Relief for Really Bad Morning Sickness

Morning sickness is a...more

Frame Things Positively

This is a basic instructional tip that teachers and parents need to master. NEED. It’s very simple: When instructing your child, frame directions positively ....more

Alton Brown’s Granola Recipe

Granola: Great on yogurt, with ice cream, or on its own as a snack. Last week, I made some. Then I put some in a bag for my friend ....more