Category: meet a parent

Meet Michelle Riggen-Ransom

Meet Michelle Riggen-Ransom

[ 9 ] January 26, 2010 |

Today meet Michelle Riggen-Ransom, another panelist and parent from the upcoming Kidoinfo event, Parents Using Social Media. Please join us on February 9 at Bravo Brasserie for a fun night out; bring a friend or come solo. Click here for details. Kidoinfo: What neighborhood do you live in? Michelle Riggen-Ransom (MRR): Barrington. Also affectionately known […]

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Meet Katy Killilea

Meet Katy Killilea

[ 16 ] January 20, 2010 |

In anticipation of the upcoming “How Parents Use Social Media” event, I invite you to get know our panelists better through Meet the Parent interviews. To launch the new series, KidoConversations, I chose four parents affiliated with Kidoinfo; Katy, Michelle and Erin are contributing writers for the website, and Alex serves on the Kidoinfo advisory […]

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Meet Ryder Windham

Meet Ryder Windham

[ 5 ] February 11, 2009 |

Today’s Kidoinfo Interviewer: Katy Killilea Neighborhood: Summit Avenue area, East Side of Providence Kidoinfo: How long have you lived in Rhode Island? RW: Most of my life. I moved to Little Compton when I was three. In the 1990s, I lived in the Pacific Northwest and Manhattan, but my wife and I moved back here […]

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Meet Asher Schofield

Meet Asher Schofield

[ 3 ] December 16, 2008 |

Today’s Kidoinfo Interviewer: Katy Killilea With his wife, Erin, Asher owns the very popular and stylish Frog and Toad store on Hope Street on Providence’s East Side. Kidoinfo: What neighborhood do you live in? AS: Warren, North End Kidoinfo: How long have you been in Rhode Island? AS: Fifteen years Kidoinfo: What is your current […]

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Meet Bill Harley

Meet Bill Harley

[ 2 ] December 5, 2008 |

I recently had the honor of interviewing Bill Harley, a Grammy award-winning singer and storyteller. My sons loved reviewing his latest CD/DVD, Yes to Running which was just nominated for a Grammy Award, and helping come up with the interview questions. Bill’s music and stories have been a part of our household for years, so […]

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Photography by Krzystyna Harber Photography

Photography by Krzystyna Harber Photography

[ 3 ] November 7, 2008 |

Every year since our sons were born, we hang a new photo of each of them on a wall in our house; I love to look back and see how much they have grown and changed. The boys recently turned seven and this year’s wall photos were taken by Krzystyna Caldarone of Krzystyna Harber Photography. […]

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Meet a Parent: Joe Grady

Meet a Parent: Joe Grady

[ 2 ] October 16, 2008 |

Today’s Kidoinfo Interviewer: Martha Iachetta Neighborhood: Edgewood (a neighborhood in Cranston, Rhode Island) Kidoinfo: Joe Grady is not only a cool guy, dad, spouse and long time Kidoinfo fan, but he’s also the founding member of both Joe’s Backyard Band (Read more on Kidoinfo) and his small business, Cultural Logic. Joe, what’s your favorite thing […]

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Don’t forget the gummy worms! (And six more tips for taking better photos of your kids this summer)

Don’t forget the gummy worms! (And six more tips for taking better photos of your kids this summer)

[ 6 ] July 25, 2008 |

Today I welcome Anna Sawin as a new Kidoinfo contributing writer. Anna lives near the Rhode Island border on the coast of Connecticut, where she writes about her passions: kids, photography, and food. In addition to her professional life as a writer and an editor, she blogs about life with two young boys at Hank […]

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Meet a Gardner (and Parent!): TJ Sondermann

Meet a Gardner (and Parent!): TJ Sondermann

[ 4 ] June 27, 2008 |

By Michelle Riggen-Ransom This “Meet a Parent” is a little different than usual. To kick off a summer of gardening, I interviewed my friend and avid gardener TJ Sondermann about his gardening habits. TJ is a librarian who is currently at home with his almost seven-month-old son. He’s also a committed urban gardener, a fount […]

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Meet a Parent: Jamie Glowacki

Meet a Parent: Jamie Glowacki

[ 2 ] June 19, 2008 |

Today’s Kidoinfo Interviewer: Anisa Raoof Kidoinfo: What neighborhood do you live in? JG: Currently, we live in the Elmhurst neighborhood, right by Providence College. The last two weeks have been a blessing and a curse. The curse: end-of-the-year partying by PC students; and the blessing: the great things they throw off their porches like a […]

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