Articles about parenting


Perspective | Why, now that I’m a parent, does summer break feel so much shorter?

Last updated: 07/20/2018

[I wanted to teach a lesson on compassion — and ended up with a crazed seagull in my car] Are summer breaks shorter these days? Or have they always been this short? Is my memory

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50 Phrases Your Kids Will Never Hear - GeekDad

Last updated: 07/19/2018

50 Phrases Your Kids Will Never Hear Posted on Reading Time: 2 minutes Image via Flickr user Joe Haupt. Technology and culture moves quickly, and ideas that were commonplace when w

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ROOM: A Review through the Eyes of a Child - Reviews by The Banks

Last updated: 07/17/2018

This weekend I was perusing the book section of the Google Play store—I was looking for something exciting that was not related to blogging and copywriting materials. Although fo

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Books For Siblings of a New Baby

Last updated: 07/16/2018

Edie Mae is our fifth baby The twins have coped admirably with her arrival For Bea the transition has been harder I tried to prepare her beforehand Talked about how life might

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16 Funny Tweets From Exasperated Parents Trying To Feed Their Kids At Mealtime

Last updated: 07/16/2018

We all know that feeding a kid is a real struggle for any parent. From mollycoddling the tiny tots just to open their mouth for one more bite to running after them with the spoon i

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Parents - Tell me your most ridiculous parenting milestone! 

Last updated: 07/14/2018

*Affiliate links may be used in this email, earning me a small commission at no cost to you. Thank you for supporting my blog.* This week has felt long for me.  We didn't get up t

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Disney Junior's Fancy Nancy - What This Mom Thinks - Finding Debra

Last updated: 07/14/2018

Last month when I headed out to Los Angeles, I was having a MARVEL-ous time with all things Ant-Man and The Wasp. That’s fancy for awesome. Fancy Nancy fans will immediately not

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5 tantrum triggers and how you can avoid them - Today's Parent

Last updated: 07/14/2018

“I knew she needed a nap. But I just wanted to grab a few things,” confesses Toronto mom Angèle Gaudet. She decided to risk a quick dash into the grocery store with her three-

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Inspirational Parents #23 - Plutonium Sox

Last updated: 07/14/2018

It has been far too long since I’ve had an inspirational parent takeover on my blog. The last one was a fabulous interview from Jenny back in December. I never really stopped do

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Stateless and Poor, Some Young Soccer Players Had Already Beaten Long Odds

Last updated: 07/12/2018

Stateless and Poor, Some Young Soccer Players Had Already Beaten Long Odds Image Classmates of Adul, one of the boys trapped in Tham Luang Cave, visit a tribute for the Wild Boars

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