How Parents Can Collaborate to Share the Mental Load

As COVID-19 disrupted school and work schedules, mothers in heterosexual relationships have been disproportionately affected by the increased hours that their children spend at home during the quarantine. This is in addition to the mental load mothers typically carry already. The “mental load” refers to the...

Teacher Tips for Overworked Parents

This year is proving to be a learn-as-you-go type of situation and facilitating your child’s schooling from home is no different! From technical issues to internet fatigue, learning from home can be difficult. Monica Olivera is an experienced homeschool teacher and posts her tips on her...

The Family Meal Plan Made Easy

Laurie Pritchard is a content strategist in Seattle. Her family of 4 has members, including a meat lover, a plant-based eater, one who has sensitivities to gluten and dairy, and a visiting college student who will eat anything as long as it’s free. Here’s how...

Educational Activities for Kids At Home

Closed school buildings might mean your child has some time to explore their own interests. We've pulled together a list of local at-home learning opportunities. We also asked a seasoned home school teacher for her favorite resources. Reading Duolingo, popular app for learning a new language launched...