Are We There Yet? (August 2012)

Are We There Yet? (August 2012)

Building a back-to-school routine

We’ve all settled into the new school year, but it wasn’t an easy transition.

The kids had no trouble. I have a teeny problem with change, especially the back-to-school kind.

Recession, changing gender roles prompt more dads to stay home

Stay-at-home dads were not the norm in Israel when Karen Kramer had her first child in 2001.

But she was nervous about being a new mom, and her husband, Amit, was a natural with babies. So the couple decided she would continue working full time as a college instructor and researcher while he took on most of the child care.

A summer Olympic tradition

Like billions of viewers around the globe, we tuned in Friday to watch the opening ceremonies for the 2012 Olympic Games in London. With Mary Poppins, Voldemort, James Bond and Queen Elizabeth.