Our daughter misses the cutoff for kindergarten in Richmond Public Schools by almost a month. We think she could be ready for kindergarten in the fall anyway, and I finally found out what our options are.
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A hectic evening schedule gives us about two hours from coming home to bedtime. Here’s how we cram dinner, downtime, and other things into a short block of time.
Last week we had the first pet death in our family. As much as I complain about all my pets, it doesn’t mean that losing one was easy.
New Year’s Resolutions are dumb. Unless you stick with them–then they are great. Here are a few of my ideas for living smarter in 2015. And now that I’ve shared them, I have to stick with them.
Is it time to renew your membership to a local museum, or are you thinking about getting one to liven up some dreary winter afternoons? Read this rundown to see if any of the big ones are right for you.
Preschool, public school, and pinkification: A look back at a some of the 2014’s columns.
If you have to watch your own kids for the rest of the year, here are some ideas for what to do when schools are closed.
My husband and I are spending our eighth Christmas together. As our family gets older, holiday traditions keep growing, and a newly-interested-in-Christmas kid makes things feel a little brighter.
Sharks! Murder! iPads! Inside the weird world of my daughter’s imaginary siblings.
What to get for the kid whose parents don’t want you to get anything.