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The easiest way to talk to your kids about money is to have small talks with them all the time and follow a path of long term investing. Here’s how we get it done with some help from Tangerine.
I remember when I was 10. My oldest is now 10 and suddenly things get real as I will really understand what growing up is like, but will he really understand that I understand?
We spontaneously added a new betta fish to our family in the past week when Harold decided to follow us home one day.
Was the video of the toddler pinned under the dresser fake? Well, there’s circumstantial evidence pointing to it not being as real as we might have first thought.
What are your rules for sleepovers? We finally broke the barrier and had our first this summer. It was part bliss, part stress, and all fun. Here’s how it went down for our boys:
All I can give my kids is opportunity. The opportunity to learn, the opportunity to succeed, the opportunity to find their passion. That is my greatest wish in parenting.
Here’s a review of the Mail Order Mystery we’ve been playing along with for the past 6 weeks or so. It’s a fun adventure, code breaking ride that would be perfect entertainment over summer.
Another uptight parent is ruining things for the rest of us normal breeders. Are high chairs at restaurants a human right? This guy thinks so.
The most heartbreaking thing happened this summer: my son stole from me and worse, he lied about it. It was all my fault, and it rips me up.
I’m not a big truck guy. As a matter of fact, I’m not a truck guy period. BUT after a weekend camping with the kids, I (now) like big trucks and I cannot lie.
Pedalheads is the best way for your kids to learn to ride a bike. They teach confidence and responsibility all with a smile. It’s a wonderful camp for kids.
For years we called it an anniversary, this year Charlie gave us a new name for the annual celebration of our time together. It’s now a familyversary.
Summer boredom is a state of mind. Unfortunately for kids, being bored is something they complain about often. Here’s how to beat it.
Its easy to get your kids to do chores, just model the behavior. More and more its not just moms that are inspiring, but dads too. Thanks to #SwifferDad for this great campaign
The Calgary Fire Department is taking part in the Meet an Innovator series at TELUS Spark Calgary. It’s a chance to be a superhero ninja firefighter Jul 26
How has your life changed since you had kids? Do you still do everything you used to do, or have you adjusted it? For me, kids change things. A lot.