There is such a thing as too much of a good thing. For me it came in the form of a summer vacation road trip that included 35 hours of driving over 2 weeks. It was too much. There was lots of up time, not so much down time, and the kids let me know about it.
Here's 3 easy ways to teach kids how to tie laces. At least that's what the video says, our boys are going back-to-school with velcro shoes from GEOX.
What age should kids start school? Districts have rules, but parents still know better and will find a way to hold your kid back to suit their needs. Which always isnt the best idea.
I let my son fire a gun this weekend. I hate guns. Despise them as much as cigarettes. Being a parent means, sometimes, you change the rules for no reason.
It's not that hard to imagine you are on different planets from the Star Wars system. I've taken my kids to Hoth and Tattooine and this summer we made a visit to Endor.
What would you do if you had a few months left to live? It's the tough question no parent wants to think about, but too many I know are currently answering.
Is Guardians of the Galaxy for kids? Well that depends how old your kids are. It's not appropriate for four year olds, I can tell you that much.
Something changes when you have kids - you need to pay for them. The first thing to get cut is clothing, which is maybe why the fashion sense of fathers is a little unique.
When you get deep into a parenting routine, how to live a life without kids is something you don't really remember how to do. We had a week of freedom from parenting responsibility this summer and .. we forgot how to do it.
The best playgrounds in Vancouver are the ones where mom and dad and the kids have fun. They are along the beaches, and they're beautiful. Here's my faves.