How Tight is the Leash on Emotional Support Animals on Planes?

My Facebook newsfeed this afternoon was lit up with “Furious George” memes. No, it’s not parody of Curious George written by a parent who has had to read the books or watch the PBS show one too many times. He’s a Rhesus macaque (a monkey) who had left his life as a research animal (boo!) […]

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When are You Legally Liable for Your Kid’s Shenanigans?

Two things you quickly learn as a parent are (1) you can’t have both nice things and kids, and (2) someone is always getting hurt. Accidently or on purpose kids destroy property and injure each other. My four girls are good kids, but we’ve had our fair share of property damage (“how do you get […]

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Can You Sue for Food Poisoning?

A couple of years ago, a well-known nationwide breakfast chain opened a new location in our neighborhood. Breakfast food is my favorite, especially when I’m not the pancake flipper or egg cracker. We took the kids after church one Sunday. The kids got pancakes with a side of fruit. I got an omelet with a side […]

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