parenting

7 Annoying Toddler Behaviors That May Be Beneficial to Them
7 Annoying Toddler Behaviors That May Be Beneficial to Them
As the parent of a 2-year-old terrorist, I found a recent article from Pick Any Two to be very interesting. If you also have (or had) a toddler, you can't (couldn't) help but occasionally finding yourself annoyed by their ways. For example, by the temper tantrums and the mess they tend to leave behind. It turns out, such behaviors might actually be beneficial to their development. Here are 7 examp
Technological Distractions of the Modern Age: What Message Does it Send To Our Kids?
Technological Distractions of the Modern Age: What Message Does it Send To Our Kids?
Since becoming parents, my wife and I have seriously been contemplating the death of our smartphones. I recently came across a blog called "Hands Free Mama" that has now solidified that decision. The blog is written by a mother of two who has discovered the power of living "hands free". In freeing herself of today's devices, she is more connected with her children and no longer
New Coke Ad Captures The ‘Joy’ Of Becoming A Parent [VIDEO]
New Coke Ad Captures The ‘Joy’ Of Becoming A Parent [VIDEO]
I just love this Argentine Coca Cola ad, as it captures the sleeplessness, destruction, and chaos bestowed upon your life in the early years of parenting. Any parent whose child has moved past the infant stage can appreciate this for all that it is. I just wish I saw this commercial prior to having our daughter so that I wouldn't have learned two lessons the hard way. Hide your record collection..