Success that matters: how to be your child’s sure foundation

Is there anyone else out there who feels like being a parent can be a thankless job? So much value is put on achieving, on being seen as successful, on advancing in one’s career, and on making money. Never mind  the problem of maternity and paternity leave! Compared to our European neighbors, the U.S. does … Continue reading Success that matters: how to be your child’s sure foundation

Keeping it simple, keeping it real

Yesterday I wanted to cook. I don't always cook anymore because it's hard to do with a toddler sometimes. So, I washed a bunch of little red and white skinned baby potatoes, tossed them on a tray with olive oil, salt, pepper and paprika. Here they are ready to go: Then I washed, cut into … Continue reading Keeping it simple, keeping it real