Yearly Archives

2017

Maybe it's time to rethink the whole "back-to-school" season Many kids stress about going back to school, but not for the reasons you may think. Ever hear of "keeping up with the Joneses? You're a parent, I'm a parent. We've both faced the dreaded "back-to-school" rush brought on by savvy marketing teams, advertising gurus and…

The Ultimate in Low-Maintenance Pets Would you buy a rock in a box? Probably not. But back in the latter part of 1975, so many people did. "Pet Rocks" were all the rage, and the lowest of low-maintenance pets.…

"Second Screen, Second Nature" Technology is perhaps the most single-handedly relevant change in how both kids and parents interact in 2017, compared to years past. How we use tech, how our kids relate to tech and the implications of such…

Dad was in a spot - literally The other day, I had just gotten into my car to pull out of a parking spot at the local supermarket. My window was rolled up but despite this fact, I could clearly…