Five Picture Book Conversation Starters: Love

Five Picture Book Conversation Starters: Love

The holiday of love is here, and with it we’ll get another round of candied hearts and valentines made by hand. Love is sold as googly-eyed and happy and frictionless. Red hearts and cupid’s arrow and happily ever after. But love isn’t so, well, lovey. Sometimes it’s...
So you booked the sitter. Now what?

So you booked the sitter. Now what?

You finally felt the courage to book your first babysitter and she’s coming tomorrow. You are equal parts excited to get out, and terrified of the handoff and actual exit. How the hell am I supposed to actually leave? How will kiddo react? What if I cry? Will the...
Why Real Talk?

Why Real Talk?

Life with kids is so fun, but life with kids is also so hard. Parenting kids, living with kids, working with kids, being with kids, teaching kids – its thrilling, exhausting, funny, messy, loud, sweet, cuddly, dirty, loving, sticky, impossible, and sometimes...