Because I'm an old fogey, of course. But there's more. My Kid Uses A Landline, Not A Cell Phone. Here's Why. Published in Washington Post, January 26, 2016
What does a new mother really need? Forget The New Baby Gift. Do This Instead. Published on Washington Post, October 15, 2015
First, remove all children from the house. The Art Of Magically Tidying Your House (With Kids) Published on Washington Post, September 21, 2015
I Was A Picky Eater, And Now My Kids Are Published in Washington Post, August 4, 2015 For my further thoughts on this in light of recent news reports about picky eating and psychological problems, click here for "When A Picky Eater Is Just A Picky Eater."
Spoiler alert: Yes, they do. Do Kids Belong At Funerals? Published in the Washington Post, July 1, 2015.
The Kids Complained About Chores, So We Gave Them More Published in Washington Post, May 19, 2015 (print edition May 21, 2015)
Raising Joyful Readers: It's A Family Affair Published in Washington Post, March 17, 2015
What I Said When My Daughter Criticized Her Body Published in the Washington Post, February 20, 2015
Little Girls Don't Need To Be Told They're Beautiful Published in Washington Post, February 2, 2015
Your Kids, Too? Practical Advice When Kids Have Too Much Stuff Published in Washington Post, November 11, 2014