Allowing kids to try to meet (and master) real-life challenges helps them build a healthy, protective sense of self-efficacy. Happy to share my latest for the New York Times. Emptying the Dishwasher Can Enrich Kids’ Mental Health Published online February 11, 2021, and in print on February 14, 2021.
I wanted simple and orderly. Hosting 20 house guests is neither of these. Happy to share my latest! https://www.nytimes.com/2017/12/29/well/family/the-more-the-merrier-and-the-messier.html
'I Love To You Watch You Play'; But Not Every Game Published in The New York Times Motherlode, August 9, 2015
Beauty Tips For Girls, From Lego Published in The New York Times, March 16, 2015
"A Mobile Umbilical Cord, Off The Table, But Still Connected" Published in The New York Times, Motherlode, on January 26, 2015
"'Redshirting' Kindergarten-Age Kids Can Lead To Regrets" Published in The New York Times, Motherlode, on January 7, 2015