I remember the good old days of going to school and NOT being allowed to take my toys. I’m amazed at how many parents let their kids take stuff to school these days … More I’m Officially Old
Paying more doesn’t mean you’re getting better babysitting. Trust me on that fact. Yes, good babysitters are in demand, and paying a bit above the average pay for your location isn’t a bad idea to attract some above average babysitters (but even that isn’t guaranteed). … More Don’t Be Fleeced (order your guide today)
Here we go with the Holidays again. Some people look forward to them, others, dread them, and some are just apathetic to them. Whatever your feelings are about them you are going to have a lot of gatherings, and maybe you need a little brushing up on your listening skills; especially if you have … More Thanksgiving Dinner Conversation: Are you Listening?
Make the Ordinary Come Alive by William Martin Do not ask your children to strive for extraordinary lives. Such striving may seem admirable, but is it a way of foolishness. Help them instead to find the wonder and the marvel of an ordinary life. Show them the joy of tasting tomatoes, apples and pears. Show … More A Simple Post, and something to think about
You walk into a room and this is what you see. Your little boy rough housing with your fairly new baby, or his stuffed animal; something. Little boys just can’t stop themselves. Of course I am generalizing and there are exceptions to this but for the most part I rarely babysit a little boy … More Our Little Boys