Forgetting How To Vacation

Yes, I used the word “vacation” as a verb. Get over it. Parenting is about flexibility, and if you can’t be flexible with language, then you have no business being a parent. Just ask a 3 year old. Back to the point. School is out, and has been for a few days. The first week

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Diverse Requirements

My wife, a Kindergarten teacher, is leading a field trip tomorrow, the last one of the school year. normally this isn’t any big deal, but this year there was an issue with some of the kids who normally get hot lunch from the cafeteria. There is supposed to be a sack lunch option for field

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Tipping Point

Perpetuity… If it isn’t one thing it is another. As the baby starts sleeping through the night we have started sleep training him to be put down without it taking an hour or whatever crazy thing we are doing to put the baby down for the night. That has gone well enough. But it is

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Subscriptions

There are plenty of magazines out there for kids. Most of them are geared towards boys or are “gender neutral” for the most part. There are a few, however, that are specifically for girls. One that we have found my 9 year old daughter really likes is Discovery Girls. No, this isn’t a sponsored post.

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Raising Spoiled Children?

Last night was the season finale of Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D., a show that I watch by myself. I am a fan of the Marvel cinematic universe which this program is part of. There are things in the whole of the universe that I am only now beginning to be comfortable introducing my soon-to-be-12-year-old to,

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