Tag: parenting

  • How to talk to your kids about climate change

    Six tips from NPR, including a script: “Humans are burning lots and lots of fossil fuels for energy, in planes, in cars, to light our houses, and that’s putting greenhouse gases into the air. Those gases wrap around the planet like a blanket and make everything hotter. A hotter planet means bigger storms, it melts […]

  • Make plans, feel free to ignore them

    Derek Sivers on a day in London with his seven year old: I don’t regret having plans, because sometimes following the plan is the best choice. So I guess the lesson is to make plans, but feel free to ignore them — to see them as an option, not a requirement.