Posted By Brett Markson
My family participates in a morning carpool. We take turns driving our minivans and SUVs packed with neighborhood kids to school each day. After repeatedly trying to engage the kids in morning conversation, I quickly figured out that the idea of small talk with the middle-aged dad from down the street is not cool to a 9 year old. By now, I know that my job is to drive, not talk. But when it comes ...