[Travel diaries] Should I have taken my 11-year-old daughter on a mileage run to make airline status?

Estimated read time: 3 minutesThe other day I realized that my 11-year-old, who has been to Europe a bunch of times recently – including 3 times in 12 months – hadn’t flown economy to Europe in 10 years. Yup. the last time she was sitting […]

With all the dangers, why I would play football again and would let my kids play as well

Estimated read time: 4 minutesI was not surprised to see the headline that fewer kids are going out for football in Eastern Iowa, but I also know this: They might be missing out. Of course, the headlines have been out there about concussions and longer-term […]