Selected Works

Five virtues that dissolve conflict, restore good will, build common purpose and help people thrive--in business, government, volunteer organizations, faith communities, schools and families.
Growing Up Online
The award-winning column about families and technology
The Latest Advice For Parents About What Kids are Doing Online
Growing Up Online columns that are as relevant today as when they were written
Every topic covered by Growing Up Online since 2002.
Essays on Parenting
Sometimes being a Mom is magical
Before I had children, I raised kids.


A compilation of ideas about how to reduce, recycle and especially reuse things that might otherwise be thrown away. The book was published in 1983, so some of the ideas are obsolete. Still, the book has a loyal online following, perhaps because it's a creative reminder that tossing something in the trash should never be our first choice!