POTY 42: Sarah has the Good Mic by Ben and Sarah Jedd
In the News
Harry’s birthday party was at our pool, and Ben thinks this is the last year for a big birthday party. What do you think? What are the teens doing these days in your neck of the woods?
Our across-the-street neighbors are moving away! Did you have neighborhood friends who moved when you were a kid? We did, and we can still remember them.
Sarah signed up to coach Dorothy’s t-ball team, so let her tell you all about it.
Parenting on the Internet:
We discuss the serious—but not surprising—issue o pregnancy discrimination, basing our conversation on Natalie Kitroeff and Jessica Silver-Greenberg’s New York Times article “Pregnancy Discrimination Is Rampant Inside America’s Biggest Companies.”
GET UP AT THE CRACK OF DAWN TO GET YOUR WORK DONE because children are the kind of minsters who don’t care if you get your work done.
Sarah says you should read Fredrik Backman’s Us Against You, and don’t be put off by the claim that he is the Dickens of our generation because she doesn’t like Dickens.
Ben says you should watch HBO’s Succession. He is currently bingeing the first season and loving it so much he has to pause the show at the tiniest interruption.
POTY: We are KILLING IT with the library’s summer reading program for the kids!
Not POTY: Sometimes we forget about a kid.