Things We’ve Read: Week of Jan. 18th, 2016

Watch Elmo and the Sesame Street Cast Turn Corporate (Fast Company): What does “synergy” really mean, anyway?

The Most Whimsical Children’s Rooms and Nurseries (Vogue): Sporting some serious room envy right here…

Chrissy Teigen Gets Candid About Her Pregnancy Body (AOL): “My belly is bigger than my butt!”

The Problem of the Default Parent (City Dads Group): “Maybe the best approach is to rethink as many defaults as possible, especially when it comes to parenting.”

Stunning Photos Of What Children Play With Around The World (Refinery29): Exploring the world of play in 58 countries around the world

One Little Change In How You Talk To Your Kids Can Help Them Be More Successful (Upworthy): Instill a growth mindset – praise your child for how capable they are of learning

Dad Transforms Newborn Into Iconic Heroes In Epic Snapchats (Huff Post): Follow Snapdad on Tumblr and Facebook for more epic snaps

Protect Your Child’s ‘PDF’: Playtime, Downtime and Family Time (NYTimes): “Saying yes to ‘PDF’ is worth saying no to something else”