Category Archives: Parenting

Talent and How to Get It

I love reading about how our brains work so I really enjoyed The Talent Code: Greatness Isn’t Born. It’s Grown. Here’s How.  The book covers the way that our brains get good at tasks (by very careful, “deep practice” not because … Continue reading

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“Abundance, Mayhem, and the Joys of Motherhood”

Last year I recommended Rachel Jankovic’s Loving the Little Years for its insightful perspective on taking joy in having small children.  If you’ve got kids over the toddler/preschool age, I’d also recommend Jankovic’s follow-up book Fit to Burst : Abundance, … Continue reading

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