A funny poem from a teacher right before winter break … and it’s probably how all teachers feel this time of the year!
You have to watch this viral video. Not to spoil the surprise or anything, but it’s a surprise and it involves singing and airport arrival gates. Sneak in a little three muniute break to watch and enjoy. It will keep you smiling for the rest of the day.
Sarcastic tips for raising a non-reader, but aren’t we all guilty of a few of them?!
Bill Gates speech: 11 rules your kids did not and will not learn in school
It’s a relief to know that I am not alone nagging my kids to hurry up, brush their teeth, get ready AND that it also drives them crazy! Well, we all have this to look forward to as the kids go back to school!
Please meet my friend Karen Bergreen. She’s a multi-talented comedian, author of first novel Following Polly, and ex-attorney (we won’t hold it against you). I met her in college. My freshman roommate Alicia roomed with her during the last two years of college.
Why Andy Rooney values women over 40.
Getting kids to sleep is such a politically charged topic for parents. There are the co-sleepers who are vehemently opposed by the Independent Sleepers. Caught in the middle? The parents who get no sleep and still have to function the next day. Here are two takes. Go the F**k to Sleep is by Newton (my town) funny man Adam Mansbach whose jack-in-the-box kids are fodder for humor. If they are keeping him awake, it’s clearly enhancing his sense of humor.
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Six married men will be dropped on an island with one car and 3 kids each for six weeks.