Why My Kids Take Public Transit

This is a crazy week for our family. We were on vacation last week, but my kids returned to California with my husband while I traveled to a conference, where I was presenting. My older son started his first job Monday (at my husband’s office) and my younger son started a new camp. I got home last night and my husband leaves for his conference this afternoon. Suffice to say, there are not enough drivers in this family to ensure that everyone gets where they need to go every day this week.

Luckily, my kids know how to take public transit. Starting two years ago, when the boys…