Mom and Dad Are Fighting

Mom and Dad Are Fighting: Free Lunch Edition

Slate’s parenting podcast talks religious preschools and family dinners.

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On this week’s episode: Rebecca and guest host Isaac share triumphs and fails involving Operation: Varsity Blues and daylight saving time. Then they talk to the authors of Pressure Cooker: Why Home Cooking Won’t Solve Our Problems and What We Can Do About It, whose new book dispels some myths about family cooking. They answer a question from a listener about religious preschools—and, finally, recommend things to you. This week’s Slate Plus segment further covers Operation: Varsity Blue, the admissions scandal that’s shaking the nation.


Isaac recommends the board game Race to the Treasure

Rebecca recommends transparent T-shirt transfers.

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Podcast produced by Jessica Jupiter.