3 Words the English Language Needs

I’ve always been fascinated by the fact that in some languages humans developed a way to convey certain ideas, and in other languages there’s no equivalent. About a decade ago I learned Chinese and … Read More

America’s Final Jeopardy Syndrome

You’re in 10th grade and your History class has just spent a week playing “American Presidents” jeopardy. You studied up and knew your stuff pretty well and you were your team’s MVP. On Monday … Read More

Is Choosing to Have Kids Actually Selfish?

Having kids is a ton of work. There is no argument there whatsoever. Kids change everything. They lock you into their schedule, they suck away your time, they wreak havoc on women’s bodies during … Read More

How I Brought Back Snow Days

The very best thing in the world is not chocolate or beaches or puppies or popsicles. It is snow days. Growing up in Ohio, every winter my siblings and I would keep a sharp … Read More

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