In “Diaper Duty, Divided and Decided:Sign Here“, Jan Hoffman evaluates all the ways that couples spell out their relationships verbally or on paper. She interviewed Ackerman Institute’s President, Lois Braverman, on the issues couples need to deal with in a relationship.
“For some couples, the question is, ‘What does it mean to be on time?’ Is it his time, her time, Mountain Time? You know about this during the dating phase, but you’re in love and it’s not such a big deal.
“But children complicate things. I would get calls from daycare that my kid was the last one waiting and my husband hadn’t picked up the kid. Well, they said 6, and for him, 6:15 was fine.”