Monday, September 6, 2010
Here is a great article from NPR listing the top five things parents actually worry about and the top five things they actually SHOULD worry about, based on probability statistics.
Sunday, September 5, 2010
Wednesday, August 18, 2010
I am so excited about this! The City Council of the town I live in just passed a Complete Streets Ordinance requiring all new development to include sidewalks, bike paths and other safe walking options. I had spoken with my city councilor earlier this summer about the idea, suggesting that it would be good for our community. I am so glad they moved forward on it!
Tuesday, June 22, 2010
Here is a chart about fears - comparing what we are usually most afraid of with what we really should be afraid of. Think about it the next time you make a decision about what to let your children do or what you spend your energies trying to prevent.
Wednesday, May 5, 2010
Here is a great post about how to be a happier parent. I know that frequently my answer to "how are you doing?" is "busy". I know my life goes better when I am able to have some down time.
Let's all try and slow down a little.