Playing with the adults

One of the coolest things about my kids getting bigger is that they can come and join me in my

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Feeding the family

Between my own children and the homestay students that our family is hosting, the dinner table at our house currently

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The Right Situation

Helping your kids be successful is in many instances about putting them into the kinds of situations that emphasize their

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Teach me

My youngest kid was up very early this morning, coming downstairs while I was still meditating. “Dad,” he said, poking

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Dropping the “n” word

My middle kid had the N-word dropped on him again yesterday (he’s had to put up with this at least

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Deciding the Future

In less than a month my eldest will start high school, and I’m having some trouble wrapping my head around

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Making a List

One of the things I’ve written about in this space before (and that I also talk about with parents all

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Vacation Like A Kid

Remember those childhood summers, when you didn’t get up until noon, or when you got up before dawn to go

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Learning Hospitality

Most weekends during the summer, if we’re in town, we invite a few friends over for a barbecue at our

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