My final Semi-Charmed Life column.
Two actual conversations I had with my kids while driving.
Rule: Your child's clothes should not be sold or bartered, but they can be dragged through the lake.
Lemonade stands are so passé. How about a detective stand?
Choosing a camp requires the art of persuasion.
Should your middle-schooler have the virtual freedom to roam?
Important child-rearing advice for celebrities in midlife crises.
Does the State Dept. really want to know about my background in telemarketing?
Twelve guidelines for a successful family beach vacation.
Travel hassles abound during Spring Break.
In the doctor's office, everyone can hear you scream.
From the solar-powered radio to the Tinker Toy catapult and beyond.
A 'room of my own' without distractions is hard to come by.
As a kid, I dreaded school celebrations of Valentine's Day; as a parent, I still do.
Feeding a family of picky eaters has me reminiscing about eating single.
My card was apparently stolen.by me.
The other passengers on Amtrak provide unexpected entertainment.
New Year's Eve for grown-ups? It's complicated.