Author: Catherine Newman

An Unlikely Conversation Starter

Catherine Newman reveals how to get kids to talk at dinner.

In Which Teenagers Can't Make Phone Calls

In Which Teenagers Can’t Make Phone Calls

"My kids are afraid of phone calls."

When the Small Things Are Everything

Catherine Newman on small ways to help during quarantine.

How to Raise a Gracious Kid

A script for kids.

21 Completely Subjective Rules for Raising Teenage Boys

"Pretend you’re tying your shoe so they won’t notice you leaning in to sniff the still-intoxicating smell of their scalp."