What is the Hidden Gift of a Two Career Family?

     Dad’s Involvement in kids’ lives is an important part of school success and even college graduation. Research from the American Enterprise institute found that children of highly involved fathers had a 105% chance of graduating from college. They were 98% more likely to attain a college degree than students with uninvolved fathers.   My mom was a nurse who … [Read more...]

Warning: Are You a Two-Dimensional Parent?

1. Do you find yourself thinking about problems at work when Johnnie is complaining about his math teacher? 2. Are you worried about missing the train while Liz is dabbling at her food? 3. Are you checking your phone to see if the client got your message while playing monopoly with Tim and Jen? 4. Do you take the kids to McDonalds for supper and spend your time there … [Read more...]