6 Things Besides the Environment I Started Caring More About After Having Kids.

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Having children changed me, even without my meaning for this to happen. I hang out with two little kids all day long, and it’s impossible for this not to shape me. I care more about some things than ever before—ingredients in store-bought foods, public schools and education—and I care a lot less about other things. […]

Instagram-Age Parenting Should Be Taken More Seriously.

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We’ve dubbed this particular door “the portrait door.” In front of it, the girls stand for pictures, saying “cheese,” adorably posing for photographs that I’ll later send to my long-distance family, and, most importantly, to their dad at work. My favorites are the candids. Yes, they’ve gone to the door intentionally, but it’s a sister […]