I’m in Australia! Sorry I just up and left, I hate good-byes. I arrived in Sydney on Thursday last week after 20 hours in the air with Jules. Turns out, four month old babies make the best travel companions. I left Robbie to look after Finn and Bennett with the help of his amazing mom and dad. Like most of my major life decisions, this trip was planned on a […]
After discovering that I could be making thousands of dollars just by taking a photo of a friend wearing flippers on a horse, I have decided I should start selling Finn’s art work. Student loan debt be damned.
“Traveling Polar Bear”
“Kandinsky + Warhol Love Child”
➕ WINNERS HAVE BEEN CROWNED ➕ The winners of two signed copies of The Danish Way of Parenting were drawn this morning, all the way away in Rome, Italy. Congratulations to @yesteacher (Instagram) and Lauren Gordon (Facebook entry). I will be in touch shortly! Thank you to everyone who entered!!
Residents of Denmark continue to rank as the happiest people in the world – why? What makes Danes so well adjusted compared to the rest of us? I interviewed Jessica Joelle Alexander, the author of The Danish Way of Parenting, which looks at the Danes’ use of respect, empathy, reframing […]
This is Part II of my interview with Jessica Joelle Alexander, author of The Danish Way of Parenting.
For Part I of the interview, go to: JESSICA JOELLE ALEXANDER INTERVIEW
Growing up here, did your own parents have a typically North American parenting style?
My parents were quite strict and authoritarian. There […]
We can thank mainstream fashion designers who have dipped into the baby market for these 2016 designer diaper bags. Sophisticated classics and French Riviera stripes that don’t scream “I’m packing diapers and wipes!” are utilitarian and gorgeous. Ditch the garish mummy handbag because leaving the house with a baby shouldn’t […]
I love the Danes. Back in 2007 to 2009, I was reviewing foreign films for the World Movies Channel in Sydney and my favorite films were from Denmark, Norway and Sweden. I saw in these films, cultures that were both gentle and intentional and I dreamed of living my life […]