Articles by Charise Jewell

Charise Jewell

Charise Jewell is a freelance writer and editor, aspiring novelist, former robotics engineer, and mom. She writes about parenting and relationships, books and media, math, science, and technology, fitness and nutrition, lifestyle and leisure, homes and renovations, and urban living. She can be found online at


Eliminate Last-Minute Homework Headaches

Helping children with homework can get frustrating. Confusion combined with parental pressure often leads to tension, tears, and a fractured relationship. It doesn’t have to be so stressful. Here are some tips to take the drudgery out of the equation. To eliminate last-minute car-homework headaches, carve out a dedicated chunk of time in your busy…