Posts tagged boys

This Is Me In Grade 9

I got a stunning realization at my high school reunion this weekend: people don’t really change all that much. Who you are in Grade 9 is who you likely are, for the rest of our life.

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The First Ever Sleepover Party

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:

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Boys Will Be Boys

I don’t like stereotypically defined gender roles and try to avoid them with my sons, but sometimes boys will be boys.

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Matt Walsh Needs To Know What It Feels Like For A Girl

Matt Walsh needs to know what it feels like for a girl. The right wing blogger is trolling parents and inviting boys to ‘be a man’ and calling out Grayson’s love of My Little Pony as “girly”. He’s climbed aboard his high horse and I just want to know what his little pony’s name is.

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They Look Alike, But Are Very Different

[twitter]Everyone immediately comments how much Zacharie and Charlie look alike when they see them together. To be honest, we get confused too. Without the date stamps on some of the earlier photos we’d have a…

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When Clothes For Little Boys Stop Being Cute

Scientifically, kids stop being cute around 4-5. Their jaws develop, their eyes aren’t as big compared to the rest of their face, and they start to look like “big boys” and “big girls.” It’s around…

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The Pink Princess Predicament

I have two boys. And I’m thrilled. As it was once put to me, when you have a boy you don’t need to worry about everyone else’s penis, you just need to worry about your…

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Can You Raise A Neutral Child?

We all love our kids. It’s undeniable. Even the two parents my wife saw smoking outside the Walmart exhaling cancer in the face of their newborn love their daughter. You’d hope. We’re all trying our…

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