Our Investing In Childhood bus rolled through the midwest last week and stopped at the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan, where two wide-eyed girls sat and listened and read and soaked up a small sterile slice of 1950s America.
When I started the print-on-demand, online t-shirt & gift shop that eventually enabled me to become an at-home dad five years ago, I named it World’s Fair. And the title image was that of a silhouetted 19th century Ferris wheel. The humor embedded in that graphic decision is that as […]
It’s holiday gift guide season. Let’s do the holidays right this year.
My toy chest was perpetually overstuffed, the non-union hinges worked tirelessly in cramped, turn-of-the-last-century conditions to entrap the bounty of forest green plastic soldiers and fierce-faced He-Man figures it was tasked with containing, and my husky waistline yielded incrementing evidence to the jury that I rarely missed a meal.