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Objectivist Round Up: The Final Edition by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Welcome to the July 19, 2012 edition--the 261st edition--the FINAL EDITION--of the Objectivist Round Up! It has been a terrific five years. FIVE WHOLE YEARS of nea ... Read on »
CrossFit Update by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting It's been a while since I've documented my CrossFit progress , so here goes! I'm about six months into The Outlaw Way , and I still really really enjoy it. This programmi ... Read on »
The Naming of Houses is a Difficult Matter . . . by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting "That's Barry's pond," said Matthew.  "Oh, I don't like that name . . . I shall call it--let me see--the Lake of Shining Waters. Yes, that is the right name for it. I ... Read on »
You Say It's Your . . . Blogiversary! by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Happy Blogiversary to me! This blog is 7 years old today!! That's one kid, one cat, one house, a couple of cars, and a few computers ago. I just checked the July 5 entry ... Read on »
2012: The Year So Far by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting We are HALFWAY through the year! HALF. WAY. I think I can say that 2012 has been well and truly seized so far. What do you think? On New Year's Eve 2011, we toured fou ... Read on »
Tonight! by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Tonight at 9pm Eastern, Kelly and I will be appearing on the Philosophy in Action live radio show, discussing Parenting without Punishment (or rewards!). It's a live call ... Read on »
On Spanking and Limit-Setting and Keeping Kids Out of Traffic Already by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting A recent Facebook thread and this post " Does spanking work? " by Michael Hurd have me thinking about spanking and discipline and parenting lately. The Facebook thread, w ... Read on »
What's What by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting No I haven't fallen off the earth. Or the internet. It's okay, breathe that sigh of relief! Speaking of breathing, it's sort of breathtaking to consider that ATLOSCon end ... Read on »
Objectivist Round Up #255 by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting It's the 255th edition of the Objectivist Round Up! Personally I think it's fitting that this is number 255, since I coincidentally pulled a 255 pound deadlift for the first ... Read on »
The One About ATLOSCon 2012 by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Really, this year's conference couldn't have been better. Sure, there was room for improvement, and we learned a lot about how our schedule should work for next time, and ... Read on »
Objectivist Round Up #253 by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Welcome to the May 24, 2012 edition of the Objectivist Round Up! Another short and sweet edition this week, as I have been busy and distracted by preparing for ATL ... Read on »
Food Allergy Awareness Week by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Eight years ago today, we were suddenly and dramatically initiated into the world of food allergies. I wrote about the Big Peanut Kaboom a couple years ago if you want to re ... Read on »
The Month of May So Far by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I guess I'm on an unintentional blogging break because the month of May seems to be taking up all of my spare time. So far this month I/we have Met with a real est ... Read on »
An Announcement about the Objectivist Round Up by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I just posted this note to OBloggers and the Objectivist Round Up Facebook page: Hi everyone! I have been proud and happy to manage the Objectivist Round Up for ne ... Read on »
A Short Note by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Dear Readers (Especially People Who Know Me In Real Life) I would like to ask a favor of you. When you see something like this And you read the mouseover message ... Read on »
Objectivist Round Up #249 by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Welcome to the April 26, 2012 edition of the Objectivist Round Up! It's short and sweet this week, folks. I'm still in between houses in our moving process and busi ... Read on »
ATLOSCon 2012 Registration by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Our registration is open! Go check it out here ! You'll see we have a jam-packed schedule of classes and social events. Register soon so you can get into the classes you ... Read on »
It Was 20 Years Ago Today. . . by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting . . . that I gathered up all my courage and told Brendan that I liked him. ) You can read the story here , if you're interested. Twenty years sounds like a long while ... Read on »
Answering the Unanswerable by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Well, I've been trying to figure out what to do all week now. It's been surprisingly difficult. I've read quite a bit of not-great stuff written about me this week, and I ... Read on »
Parenting Through a Move by Rational Jenn Healthy Living Professional Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Howdy! Things are still all kinds of crazy, but I can see a bit of the dust beginning to settle. Just a bit, but I'll take it. This move has been tons of work--apart from ... Read on »