May 31 2012
My Stage Dad Moment
To this story that was just posted on the McSweeney’s website about baby photographer Anne Geddes who is fond of taking syrupy sweet pictures of little ones inside giant eggs and perched on large tulips, I just have to say … Continue reading
Mar 20 2012
Positive Girl Role Models (Who Can Fly)
I seriously suspect the reason I had kids was so that I didn’t have to feel like I was the only one in the room reading comic books and hoping we get to have pizza for dinner every night. I’ve … Continue reading
Mar 15 2012
A Day In The Life of a Dad
5:05 a.m.: The baby screams.
Mar 14 2012
Interviews with Interesting Dudes: Ross Martin of MTV Scratch
Ross Martin tells us about being a professional trendsetter but a nerdy dad, how he introduced the world to Matisyahu, and how his staff forces him to be Sabbath-observant.
Mar 12 2012
Dude Week: See You in Kvell
Welcome to Dude Week. The week when we shove our usual gang of mommies out of the way, climb into the driver’s side of the blog, and attempt to get the hang of this Kveller thing on our own.
Feb 23 2012
Is Rihanna Guilty, Too?
Sometimes I love this world, and sometimes I love its anger.
Dec 27 2011
Now that my kids go to an actual school, I feel a whole family-pack of mixed feelings, starting and ending with the simple fact that I’m no longer the one who’s in control of the flow of most of the … Continue reading
Nov 2 2011
Mayim and the Real Big Bang
According to a source in the field, the TV show Big Bang Theory is the coolest show in the universe of 12-year-old kids. My kids aren’t quite there yet — oh, and we don’t own a TV — but if … Continue reading
Oct 31 2011
Halloween, Brooklyn Style
Our own Matthue Roth offers his take on Halloween. (Click to enlarge the comic.)
Sep 22 2011
Now we officially have a kid in school. She has a backpack and a notebook and a pencil case. She has a dress code. (She also has “her Didi,” the doll that she’s been surgically attached to since she was … Continue reading