Posts tagged "kids"

Dinner Served Without A Side Of Whine-Ass...I'd Like To Make A Reservation!

Dinner Served Without A Side Of Whine-Ass...I'd Like To Make A Reservation!
This week a restaurant outside of Pittsburgh announced they would no longer serve patrons who have not yet reached their sixth birthday. Many comment sections on Facebook and various blogs are crying foul.  How dare the owners of McDains Restaurant ban the children?  Doesn’t the proprietor, Mike Vuick, know that the youngsters are just trying... Read more »

Raising Kids Requires Patience, Humor, and a Good Memory

Sixteen years ago I received the best advice in the form of a baby shower gift.  Inside a beautifully wrapped gift box was a gorgeous baby blanket lovingly crocheted by the wife of a co-worker.  Attached to the blanket was a note written by Earl, a sixty-something father of four, grandfather of six.  It simply said: ... Read more »

Who Gets the Hook at A Playdate Interview??

    I’ve never been a fan of “new parenting”. I remember the clowns that used to run the playground circuit when my kids were young. Today’s crew has evolved into something that makes yesteryears freaks seem almost normal. My younger brother called out of the blue last week to ask me if I’d ever... Read more »
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