Monthly Archives: October 2011

It’s gotta be red.

  Well, I finally got around to painting our front door. We really didn’t like the hunter green color it was when we bought it. Wearing that color on the front door was kind of like wearing MC Hammer pants.  Cool in the ’90s, but not so much now. (Don’t remember MC Hammer pants? Check here.)(…)

Screen Time Manifesto

What follows is a lengthy exploration of issues around screen time for kids.  If you want to skip all the thoughts and get straight to the meat–here’s our Screen Time Manifesto. You know those bumper stickers that say “Kill Your TV”?  We don’t have one.  We like TV—at least some of it, some of the(…)

Welcome to our world

We’re glad you’re here.  Sometimes it’s a little nutty around these parts, and we could use some grown-up company. With three kids, two dogs, and two ex-spouses in our family dynamic, our world is often hectic. On a good day. On a bad one, well… We figure if you’re here, you know how it is. Or(…)