The rolling, the changing of armies, the decision making — the game Risk can be just interminable. Unless you have the luck of the roll.
Homeschooling Schedule Issues: Too Ambitious vs. Too Lenient
Teaching school at home is new for most families, and creating a schedule that balances work and life is hard for kids and parents.
One Book: One Chicago: Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
Each year, the Chicago Public Library Foundation sponsors a great program called One Book, One Chicago (OBOC). The question that […]
I Want My Son to Know Judaism but I’m Not Sure I Believe Anymore
I want my son to be Jewish, or at least know about Judaism but I’m setting him a bad example, at least as a Jew. I feel like I’m Jewish, but don’t really believe in (or do) all of the stuff that makes one Jewish.
Sleeping under the Tesla Coil at MSI Chicago
Last month my family slept under a Tesla Coil, and we lived to tell the tale! Although I haven’t run […]
My Days as Toddler Dad are Gone Forever
“It will go by so fast,” people will say. And you won’t believe them because of the thousands of diapers and sleepless nights.