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Apr 19, 2019

On this week's Roundabout Roundup: Catherine got to see the beautiful musical Come From Away. Nicole wants you to check out her daughter's beautiful photography. Terri found Overcast, a beautiful new way to listen to podcasts.

And as always, we thank Jon Morin for our fun in-and-out music, which you hear on every...


Apr 18, 2019

A kid's obsession can build self-esteem, lead to a career, or help you communicate when nothing else works. So what's not to love? After all, as adults we have plenty of obsessions of our own (like, say, podcasting). 


Apr 17, 2019

This post on the "burden of parent homework" was the perfect prompt for our weekly Wednesday complaint session. No thank you to homework for preschoolers, to homework for bigger kids that requires tons of parental intervention, and to communication tools that don't actually...


Apr 16, 2019

On this week's entertainment-themed Round 2, our fave families are fighting. On One Day at a Time, Schneider's mustache-twirling father came to visit, with possibly disastrous consequences. And on West Wing, CJ and Abbey sparred over how to manage President Bartlet's condition. 

Next week: "A Penny and a Nicole" on One...


Apr 15, 2019

On this week's Round 1, we're talking about an article that outlines some of the roles parents need to play to help kids thrive (it's an interview with the coauthor of a new book, The Formula: Unlocking the Secrets to raising Highly Successful Children.) We've performed  them all, and have several to add to the...