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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 »

Snowsapalooza 2011 Activities: Ideas for the clueless parent

Ohhh, there is an idea.  Building a snowman is a perfect idea when considering what to do with a yard full of snow.  Nothing is cuter than watching your youngsters outside trying to put one of these characters together.  Again, keep your crazy ideas to yourself.  Enjoy this activity from the warmth of your front room~sipping some cocoa with a camera handy.  With most activites involving kids pictures provide memories that will last a lifetime.
I weep for today’s youth.  What fun is finding out about a snow day thanks to a district-wide robocall eighteen hours before the start of the “day in question”?  Further proof these clowns are screwed: a link on the district website with “ideas” for parents wondering what to do with these hooligans when faced with... Read more »