User Profile: Julie Pile

Pogo User Profile Who Julie Pile COO, ParentCamp, Inc President, Stinger Media, LLC Boone County Schools Parent Ambassador Lyft Driver Parent of a daughter (8th grade) and son (6th grade)

Pogo User Profile: Carly Thaler

Pogo User Profile     Who Carly Thaler What 83 carpool rides (and counting) completed with her two kids, ages 11 and 8 Where to gymnastics, soccer, and school, ALL

New Year—New You—New Carpool Tunes!

  Carpool Party Playlist Profile: Josh Lehman     As Cofounder and CEO of Pogo Rides, Melissa Fox-Lehman is no stranger to taking control. But when the family piles into

Carpool Party Playlist

Today’s guest bloggers are Martin Penner and Taryn Elledge-Penner of Quartier Collective (the amazing photographers behind all of our Pogo Pics) Martin is also Managing Partner and the force behind the success of Seattle’s Great State

Who knew how much I would need Pogo

    During this season of gratitude, I have been thinking a lot about the big life changes my family has experienced over the past four months:   Moving to

Spread a Little Carpool Love

  It’s World Kindness Day. A day I’ve never known about or celebrated, but believe is more important now than ever.   Regardless of your political views, it’s undeniable that

How to Stay Sane During Your Carpool Shift: Tips From My (Messy) Minivan to Yours

  Whether you are driving one child or have a full carload, the reality is: kids can be cranky. And in my car, cranky kids = a cranky driver.  

Busy, Busy, Busy: The Modern Status Symbol

  Can you remember the last time you responded to the question “How was your weekend?” with “Oh, really quiet. We just relaxed and laid low.”   If you can,

Hark! Who (Po)Goes There?

  Over the past year since we launched our app Pogo Rides, we’ve been proclaiming the benefits, and the barriers to carpooling.   But now, with hundreds of schools and

The Overscheduled Child vs The Overwhelmed Parent: Who wins?

  Have you ever questioned whether or not you were a lazy parent?   Well I do—almost on a daily basis.   Example—this weekend, my four-year-old daughter had soccer practice