“A female business executive willing to do what it takes to get to the top—go on every trip, meet every client, accept every promotion, even pick up and move to a new location when asked—needs what male CEOs have always had: a spouse who bears most of the burden at home.”
– Andrew Moravcsik, in Why I Put My Wife’s Career First
“Do you feel like a certain amount of being a parent is realizing what an ass you were before becoming a parent?”
Ira Glass on This American Life “Too Soon?”
“So the opposite of addiction is not sobriety. It is human connection.”
– Johann Hari in The Likely Cause of Addiction Has Been Discovered, and It Is Not What You Think
I love ReFashionista.net, a sewing blog. Jillian totally out did herself with the ugly Christmas sweaters into a ball gown! See the post: One Tacky Christmas Sweater Dress to Rule Them All.
Our daughter, Windsor, was born on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 4:24pm. She was 7lbs 10oz and 19 1/2 inches long.
“I decided to praise my son not when he succeeded at things he was already good at, but when he persevered with things that he found difficult. I stressed to him that by struggling, your brain grows. Between the deep body of research on the field of learning mindsets and this personal experience with my son, I am more convinced than ever that mindsets toward learning could matter more than anything else we teach.”
– Salman Khan, in The Learning Myth: Why I’ll Never Tell My Son He’s Smart