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Hobo Mama · 2d ago

The perspective of a cosleeping kid

We visited my parents this month and stayed in my old bedroom, complete with its sheep wal...
Hobo Mama · 3d ago

To Sam, on Father's Day

It seems obvious to me thatall fathers should be as wonderfulas my kids' father.Thank you ...
Hobo Mama · 3W ago

The easy way to organize laundry in a small space

When we moved into our 996-square-foot home, I was elated to finally, finally have my own ...
Hobo Mama · 3W ago

Now we are six: In the Age of Childhood

But now I am six,I'm as clever as clever.So I think I'll be sixnow and forever.— A.A. MilneMy little Alrik turned 6. I wrote when Mikko turned this age that 6 always feels firmly in Childhoo...
Hobo Mama · 1M ago

Mother guilt: The uneasiness of time away from the kids

The day I am writing this, I am at Seattle Center, the campus where the iconic Space Need...
Hobo Mama · 1M ago

Caps for Sale for the second kiddo

Blast from the past! Caps for Sale, by Esphyr Slobodkina, has been a favorite of both our ...
Hobo Mama · 1M ago

Do you and your kids share the same homeschool philosophy?

I recently took a quiz on "What Kind of Homeschooler Are You?" posted by my friend Jennife...
Hobo Mama · 1M ago

Brothers in Lederhosen

Because why not?My mom passed along various pairs of Lederhosen (German Bavarian tradition...
Hobo Mama · 2M ago

Little Sunshine, the imaginary friendly isopod

I love my children's imaginary friends. I recently reread my post on Silly Guy to Mikko, n...
Hobo Mama · 2M ago

Robots, Space Invaders, & self-driving cars at the Living Computers museum

We made it to Living Computers: Museum + Labs,in Seattle not far from where we live.We sco...