How Huckleberry Finn Made Me Feel Like a Good Mom

August 06, 2016 by Kudoso Team

My youngest son has always been a reluctant reader. Sometimes guilt about it consumes me, like during bouts of insomnia when your brain rifles through every failing of your life....

Conversation and Presence in a Tech-Connected World

July 30, 2016 by Kudoso Team

In her September 26, 2015, article in The New York Times, Sherry Turkle, author of Reclaiming Conversation, makes the case for face-to-face conversation. She urges readers to “reclaim conversation for...

Gardening - Feeding the Soul

July 24, 2016 by Kudoso Team

Every spring my youngest daughter asks me to get her flower seeds on one of my trips to the home improvement store. Once seeds are in hand, we rummage through...

The Clean Slate Moment

July 16, 2016 by Kudoso Team

My boys have had a lot of screen time in past summers. Like, a lot. If I calculated it, which I haven’t because WHY WOULD I DO THAT TO...

4 Ways to Invest in Your Child this Summer

July 09, 2016 by Kudoso Team

Everywhere we look someone or something is vying for our children’s attention. Marketers make it bigger, better, flashier, and more exciting. I feel like I am competing with friends,...