morning routines

How Waking Up At 5am Changed My Life

How Waking Up At 5am Changed My Life

For years, I’ve woken up between 8:00am and 9:00am. After reading Robin Sharma’s book, The 5 a.m. Club, I challenged myself to start waking up at 5am and following Sharma’s best practices. In two weeks of sticking to the plan, I found I was getting enough sleep, accomplishing more than…

I’m Jason Kottke, Creator Of Kottke.org, And This Is How I Parent

I’m Jason Kottke, Creator Of Kottke.org, And This Is How I Parent

Jason Kottke knows how to find stuff that’ll make you stop, look and think. When you visit his blog kottke.org, you feel as though you’ve entered a rare hideaway on the internet — it’s a place to explore curiosities around the web that haven’t been shared 23 times on your…

Get Your Kid Dressed For School After Breakfast

Get Your Kid Dressed For School After Breakfast

Kids and parents know the routine. Heck, it’s even ingrained in Daniel Tiger’s “Morning Song”, a catchy tune that my husband and I used to sing to help my five-year-old get ready for her day: “Clothes on. Eat breakfast. Brush teeth. Put on shoes. And off to school!”