More than 500 children have died in hot cars since 2008. As much as you and I want to respond, “That could never happen to me!” It could. So what can we do?
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40 Things You Never Wanted to Know About Me
Ever fill out the random surveys people send you? I almost never do, but just found one I filled out years ago. Bored? This won’t help. Can’t sleep? This will!
Disney Princesses: Not So Happily Ever After?
The handsome prince leaves you with 3 little prince & princesses to feed and an underwater mortgage on the castle? How does Disney prepare our girls for that?
My Name is Daddy
I read someplace recently that the phenomenon that is the “mommy blog” has not taken off in the same way for “daddy bloggers” because men would not use such a demeaning way of labeling their work. Apparently there are those who believe that “mommy” and “daddy” are somehow inferior, less respectful, less respectable ways of being addressed. I don’t agree.
Daddy Daughter Dance Shoes
Finnish artist Haraldin Kenkä designed these special “Tanssitossut” (Dance Shoes) meant to be worn by a father and a young daughter for dancing together!
A Parenting Lesson from Doctor Who
I’ve learned a lot from Doctor Who about being a father, not the least of which is how to say, “No.” Watch this video clip in that context… it’s hilarious!
Have You Become Your Parents?
I wondered if I’d do or say some of the same things as my parents. For those of you who have kids, have you become your parents? And what $#*! did your dad say?
A Daddy’s Birthday Gift
Many, many years ago in a land far, far away… well, in Florida… a baby boy was born on this day. My father who took this photograph of my mother and me, passed away before he was able to meet his beautiful grand-daughter. If he can still see us, then this morning he saw my barely two year old girl sing… really sing… “happy birthday to you” to her daddy.
What is Steampunk?
Since having a baby I find I’m not keeping up very well with the latest trends, be they fashion, entertainment, literature, politics or technology. For example I only recently became aware there was this thing called “Steampunk”.