How Should You Treat A Teenager?

I was asked a question recently on Quora about how you should treat a teenager. The actual question went like this: “Why do people encourage teens to be adults rather than encourage them to be children?” Continue reading “How Should You Treat A Teenager?”


Joy or Jerk

The other morning, I was in a hurry. Wanted to take my lunch, but didn’t have enough time. For clarity, “making it” means – grab a container of left-overs, scoop out a spoonful into another container, grab a yogurt, maybe some veggies, throw into a “lunch bag” (aka, plastic grocery bag) and wha-la! I just made lunch! Continue reading “Joy or Jerk”


Run the Race

My daughter…my incredibly creative, insightful daughter recently said:

“Run the race. Don’t let it run you.”

By the way, did I mention she’s 14! Continue reading “Run the Race”