The Center of the Universe Lives at Our House

Note: Our oldest kid is about to have a kid of his own. This heads-up is for him. By Barbara Falconer Newhall, The Oakland Tribune, June 28, 1987   … [Read more...]

We’re Having a — Merry — Christmas Without the Kids This Year

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Note: I'm taking Christmas week off, so I'm offering a post that faithful readers saw back in August when holiday plans were … [Read more...]

Photo Ops: China’s One-Child Families — They’re for Real (For Now)

By Barbara Falconer Newhall China's one-child families may soon be a thing of the past. But for now, they are very real. Jon and I saw them everywhere … [Read more...]