Tantrums happen. Kids act out. But turning to another mom and telling her She Is Lucky is straight up offensive and shows complete disregard for what she’s had to go through to get to where her kids are now.
Since it’s important (and fun!) for Mom and Dad to have some time off away from the kids, here are 8 date ideas for day or night that can actually coexist with parenting.
My husband and I recently “got” the chance to take a road trip with our now two preschoolers.
I want to teach the kids about reward and punishment, and about justice. But more than that, I just want the Dreaded Whiny Scream to STOP.
Are we still reinforcing stereotypes from the 1950s in the form of plastic?
In third grade, my classmates and I made a bet to see who would be the one to see Santa.
Startled, I looked up, then down, to see a short woman, presumably Emma’s mom, staring up at me with a smile plastered across her face.
Until what age does a child who co-sleeps stay with Mom and Dad in their bed?
Pregnancy—a time for warm fuzzies—and awkward and downright offensive situations.
Granted, I never clean so well as when we are about to have guests over.
And thus began what became known as Potty Training Boot Camp.
I felt genuine pride and wanted to express it. It seemed natural to praise her intelligence, because, well, she was smart…right?
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