Many adults don’t listen to kids, because they’re kids. But then, at some arbitrary point on the way adulthood, adults start listening to those people who were once kids. Dave Winer observed the idiocy of that.… Read the rest
Category Archives: Parenting & Family
Make Your Business Meetings Not Suck, Act Like A Kindergartener
Last week I went to my daughter’s kindergarten parent-teacher orientation night. My wife and I met the other parents, and our teacher reviewed the curriculum, customs and rules of the classroom.… Read the rest
Taking Time Off To Invest In Your Soul
One of the great things about career transition is it can create an otherwise rare opportunity to step out of the grind for an extended period and focus on other important things. In my case, it enabled me to share important experiences with my two kids and other family over the past summer.… Read the rest
Monster Truck Father’s Day
Laura and the kids are pretty good about orchestrating Father’s Day surprises filled with Americana.
Last year it was a trip to Medieval Times, but this year was a trip to Monster Jam, a live monster-truck sporting event, at Giants Stadium in New Jersey.… Read the rest
Fun After The Funeral
Dying and funerals are not fun.
But it’s beautiful when people can unwind, be thankful and enjoy each other after a funeral.
I just went to one of those celebrations…… Read the rest