Monthly Archives: March 2013

Can you judge a parent by their kid?

I recently took a trip for business and while on the plane I did what I often do – I read a book. What I noticed on this particular trip was that three different people asked me what I was … Continue reading

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Different Rules for Different Kids – a good idea or a road to disaster?

So my husband and I have slightly different philosophies when it comes to blending. I think he wants us to seem like one seamless family immediately, and I am still comfortable with the fact that it may take a long … Continue reading

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Holidays, Rituals and Traditions

Now, I know that all parents probably feel some pressure when it comes to holidays – you want to make everything perfect for your kids – Norman Rockwell, Better Crocker and Bill Cosby all rolled into one, but I do … Continue reading

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Overparenting – the new norm

I do think that parenting after divorce can take on some interesting dynamics, and this week we serve as a cautionary tale. Yes, I am talking about OVERparenting. When a mom and dad are still married, I think that they … Continue reading

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