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May 24, 2019

On this week's Roundabout Roundup, it's kind of a life-or-death situation: Terri's loving life with an online patient portal, while Nicole's loving Killing Eve (a show about a killer). Catherine just likes the soothing sounds of Helen Zaltzman's language podcast, The...


May 23, 2019

If you're a parent, it's likely you've obsessed over this topic at some point: Writing a will, setting up a trust, creating an upon-my-demise plan. Not fun (although Nicole managed to find some humor), but very necessary.


May 22, 2019

After reading an article about tasks parents are paying others to do, we came up with many more jobs we commonly complain about. We're prepared to offload them all to a hired hand, or to Big Data. We're not...


May 21, 2019

On our entertainment-themed Round 2 this week, two heroes (?) are under increasing strain. On Fosse/Verdon, Bob Fosse goes from the psych ward to the cardiac unit (in "Where Am I Going?" and "All I Care About Is Love").

On The West Wing, candidate Matt Santos thrives on his third-place position ("La Palabra"), even...


May 20, 2019

A recent post on the Today show site got us talking today. It's about "easy" (red flag!) ways to build your relationship with your teenager. Despite its quick-and-easy promise, we did find some good advice within, and shared our own too. Mentioned: Transforming the Difficult Child: The Nurtured-Heart Approach by Howard...