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Attachment Parenting

Attachment Parenting

Here is a talk I was to give at the Attachment Parenting, International’s recent conference at Notre Dame. The shutdown of flights out of …

Parenting Books

Parenting Books

Which parenting books can we trust? What advice should we follow? A funny take on parenting books from IFC’s Peabody Award-winning Portlandia, …

Climate Happenings

Climate Happenings

Upcoming Climate Happenings in New York City and elsewhere courtesy of Andrew and Phil and the team at The Tree. For more background on climate …

Climate Change and You

Climate Change and You

Climate change is the most critical issue of our times. I live in the Southwest United States where I’ve noticed an increase in extreme weather …

PlanetBox is Tops

PlanetBox is Tops

When my granddaughter and I Skyped last weekend, she was excited to tell me that she was starting pre-school the next day. Later in the conversation, …

Garden Grown

Garden Grown

I approach gardening with kids much like I approach anything with kids: with joy, patience and as much non-attachment to the outcome as I can muster. …

Living Well Healthy lifestyle articles

Making Change Solutions for a better life

Climate Happenings

Climate Happenings

Upcoming Climate Happenings in New York City and elsewhere courtesy of Andrew and Phil and the team at The Tree. For more background on climate change and the upcoming People’s Climate March, see my article …

Climate Change and You

Climate Change and You

Climate change is the most critical issue of our times. I live in the Southwest United States where I’ve noticed an increase in extreme weather events, such as drought and forest fires, over the last 30 years. I’m …

Food/DIY Food and family activities