One of the best parts of parenting is watching your child do what they love. For your child, that may be playing a sport. Sports teach kids a lot, but they can also put them in a position to get hurt. You can keep your child safe, though, if you talk to them about safety in sports. Here are some key tips for how to keep your kid safe during sports season. Be proactive One … [Read more...] about How to keep your kid safe during sports season
Kid's birthday parties are fun for those of all ages. Kids over three get very excited over their birthdays, and always want to invite their friends and classmates to come and celebrate with them. While these moments are ones that parents everywhere cherish, a lot can go into organizing a party like this, so it’s best to be prepared. If your kid has a birthday coming up, here … [Read more...] about Kids Birthday Party – Top Tips for Throwing a Great Event
Do you want to encourage your children to spend more time outside? If so, you should seriously consider building them a treehouse. It may demand a lot of time and effort on your part, but this is one of the best things that you can do to entice your kids outdoors. You don’t necessarily have to be good at DIY to perform this task. If you put the advice laid out below into … [Read more...] about How to build a treehouse for your kids
I broke two rules last night. First, I never go to see a blockbuster movie on an opening weekend. I’ve spent too many Friday nights sitting in the front row just to get silly bragging rights about seeing a first run movie. It’s just not worth it. However, my wife convinced me to make an exception to make a family outing of it. And if pitched that way, it’s hard for me to … [Read more...] about Mission Impossible – Rogue Nation for Kids?
Trying to find something a little different this year? The TrackR (pronounced “track-R” is a great little gadget for distracted dads prone to losing their keys around the house, or even around town. It looks like a little key charm, but thanks to a low energy Bluetooth signal that will connect to any phone running the TrackR app. It can locate the fob in your house, … [Read more...] about Tech gifts under $30 for dads (and grads)