Posts tagged rules

The Pros And Cons Of Letting Your Kids Play Fortnite

When should kids be allowed to play Fortnite? Here are the pros and cons and the process I took when seeing if the game was right for my sons.

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Dear Teens Who Want To Go Trick Or Treating

I pass a handful of older middle school kids each day when I walk to pick up my sons from school. Their bus drops them off across the street about 5 minutes before my sons’…

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A Digital Behavior Contract You Can Sign With Your Kids

Digital natives have no filter. Living your life online is a dangerous came for modern teens and tweens, so I’m trying to give my kids a strong foundation and understanding.

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The Rules of Competitive Parenting

Parenting is a bloodsport. It’s a comparison filled game of judging. We could all deserve to chill out, except when we don’t.

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What Age Can Kids Fly Alone On A Plane?

When is it okay to let kids fly alone on a plane? Many airlines have unaccompanied minor policies kicking in when the child is 8. It’s easy, and expensive.

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Despite City Bans, I Still Go Tobogganing With My Kids

Tobogganing bans are the new thing in cities across North America. Fed up with lawsuits from reckless riders, city bureaucrats are banning toboggans from city hills. But not in Calgary. And, despite a close call with a cliff, I still take my kids out for a ride.

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Why My Kids Wear Helmets for Winter Sports

With many towns banning tobogganing for safety and legal reasons, our family has a simple rule: we wear helmets for winter sports. Bucket up, be safe, be smart.

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9 Parent Sanity Saving Rules For The Elf On The Shelf

The rules for the Elf on the Shelf are made up as you go along, but there are some sanity saving tips to make sure this tradition doesnt drive you up the wall.

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Why Is Everything A Gun?

A banana. A lego brick. A blanket. An airplane. He can turn any toy he plays with into a gun.

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Give It To The Kid

[twitter]The first rule of sports is: give it to the kid.  If a puck goes over the glass, if a ball goes into the stands, if a player is handing a stick over the boards,…

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