Raising Sons with Guns

In the aftermath of the Sandy Hook massacre, I’ve had a number of conversations with my more liberal friends (all with kids the same age as mine) about guns, gun policy, and — interestingly — parenting. [Read more...]

How to Stop a Nightmare

Blogger extraordinaire Elizabeth Scalia posted this on Facebook, under “Just too ridiculously cute.”  And… she was right! [Read more...]

Update on the Target Cashier Who Criticized My Black Daughter’s Hair

Remember this?  A few months ago, I went to Target with my black daughter whose hair was not “done.” [Read more...]

Recipe: Paleo Chocolate Coffee Cake

On my quest to find viable Paleo desserts, I hit the jackpot tonight with this recipe, originally titled “Mexican Chocolate Coffee Cake.” [Read more...]

Les Misérables, Hugh Jackman, and the Blessing of Adoption

My wife and I finally saw Les Misérables and — like most viewers — were profoundly moved. One moment stood out more than the others (caution: minor spoiler follows). [Read more...]