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Jan 9, 2019

Wednesdays are complaint day on Parenting Roundabout, and this week's subject is car trips with kids. So much to not like: arguments over the stereo system, bringing way too much stuff, the entire state of Indiana.


Nov 15, 2018

Our thoughts on what's overrated cover rather a lot of ground: Beaches. Amusement parks. Water parks. Camping. Leaving the house ever. (See also: Our recent Speed Round on theory vs. reality.)


Jun 9, 2017

00:31 Ice, Ice, Iceland: Catherine and her son are headed to Iceland. Wish them luck with the jetlag, and the part where the kids have to sing in Icelandic

04:15 It's a Very Special Episode: Since Nicole is down with the flu and Catherine's headed overseas, we're bringing you some of our greatest hits this week: a...


Jan 18, 2017

Yesterday, we talked about how we keep kids amused on car trips. But car trips can be tedious for adults too, even if there are no kids yelling "Are we there yet?" from the backseat. On today's Speed Round, we talk about the things we use to keep ourselves occupied, from doing work to, well, listening to podcasts! How...


Jan 17, 2017

The era of personal electronics and in-car DVD players has certainly made things easier, but a lengthy road trip can still be a test of a parent's creativity and endurance. We share some of our strategies for keeping kids distracted, and dream of a full-trip-length Lin-Manuel Miranda mixtape to get us through. How do...