Had a thrill this week interviewing Lenore Skenazy, author of Free Range Kids. Ten years ago this month, Lenore wrote about letting her son go on a subway in the Big Apple alone. The piece she wrote sparked outrage and also a new movement: letting kids have the childhood we had growing up…letting them Free Range!
Utah just passed the first Free Range legislation…Lenore gives all the details in my interview with her!
Also, I highly recommend this bit she did with the Daily Show a few years ago…
The Seahawks’ are a well oiled machine! On game-day this past November it was a real eye-opener to watch all that goes into making every game at Century Link field a memorable event for fans. Part of that is recognizing veterans, active service members and their families.
On, Life Happens with Pippimamma…local politics in Renton, a slurry of letters to the Renton Reporter editor is the launching point for Tracy Ellis and I pondering and lamenting: what qualities make for a good politician?