"Bake Sale," read the subject line of an email from my son's school. It went on to detail, in multiple paragraphs, their recommendations for the homemade treats you were to bake "with a creative flair!" That's when it hit me: Screw the bake sale. Research shows that parental involvement is so much more vital in other aspects of your kids' lives. So watch this and find the power drop the ball on the bake sale.
Here's what I'm reading: Brigid Schulte's Overwhelmed: Work, Love, and Play When No One Has the Time