When speaking to a new parent, or parent to be, it seems to be human nature to offer advice. For most, it boils down to the same three pieces of advice. And trust me when I said, you aren’t the first person to tell them this, and you won’t be the last. We have all done it. I recognize that it really does come from a good place and there is no ill will attached. I am in no way … Keep Reading!!!
With his briefcase and lunch in one hand, this drenched dad has gone viral for keeping his son dry.
Of course, he could have just carried his son and had his son hold the umbrella and both stayed dry. Umbrella user level – amateur. Dad level – swoon.
Every parent knows that toddlers are like a foreign species, not quite like the rest of us humans. You just can’t top a hilarious toddler conversations. But Matthew Clarke and his friend David Milchard thought they’d give it a shot. They put together videos reenacting conversations Matthew and his daughter Coco have and it is fabulous!
Earlier this year real estate mogul Maurice Laboz passed away at 77-years-old. He left behind two daughters and $37 million. His daughters will split $20 million but there’s some rules.
In an effort to keep Marlena, 21, and Victoria, 17, from becoming spoiled heiresses with no work ethic he left them with some rules.
1. Each gets $750,000 if they graduate from an acceptable, sorry “accredited” university. They also need to write 100 words on how they plan to … Keep Reading!!!
Netflix has announced the most amazing parental leave program I’ve seen yet. Netflix employees are now entitled to unlimited time off during the first year of their child’s life – with full pay! This program is offered to both mothers and fathers. Netflix has even taken the step to make sure it applies to adoptions. They have really ensured all employees, no matter who they decide to extend their families, are covered.
At any point, employees are welcome to come … Keep Reading!!!
Gemma Colley learned the hard way that spray tans and breastfeeding don’t mix. She had a wedding to attend and decided to get a little spray on glow to feel her best.
I am not a bad mum who would ever intend on harming a child. Just a very forgetful one that happens to be going to a wedding at the weekend and doesn’t want to look like Casper the friendly ghost in a bright yellow dress.
After her tanning … Keep Reading!!!
Attempting to Prepare for Twins
I’ll admit it, I found it very hard to be excited about my twins while I was pregnant. I had moments but most of the time it was sheer terror about what was coming our way. Previously, I wrote about some of these struggles; It’s Okay to Not Be Excited About an Unplanned Pregnancy. As my July 20th EDD approached this fear only intensified and I was 50/50 wanting them out because the pregnancy … Keep Reading!!!
I have always just fallen into the natural parenting category. Not to fit in anywhere, not to feel superior, just because it’s what felt right for our family. I got so offended by people saying “crunchy” parents were nuts or weird. That is until the experience that made it dawn on me, and made me blue. A local cloth diaper “expert” made a facebook post on her business page demanding her clients back her up on fighting against the use … Keep Reading!!!
When children are invited to be a part of a wedding ceremony, most can bet that they will stir up the plans and add in their own perfect imperfection.
But when a toddler did not want to play flower girl at the beginning of her walk, this dad took matters into his own hands.… Keep Reading!!!
The world’s coolest billionaire has stepped up his game again. The CEO of Virgin Group has added a year’s paid parental leave to benefits his employees receive. This means dads can enjoy the first year with their newborns as well.
All employees can take up to 12 months and be assured their job will be waiting when they return, but those who’ve been employed with Virgin for more than four years receive 100% of their pay for that time. Those … Keep Reading!!!
By Nikki Waring
In 2011 Heather Hironimus signed a parenting agreement agreeing that if Chase were to be circumcised the father would pay for it. Fast forward 3 years, Chase was a healthy and happy young boy when Dennis Nebus (Chase’s father) decided their son needed to be circumcised. When Heather refused to allow it at 3 years old Dennis started a lengthy court battle.
Dennis, claims that, at 3 years old, there became a medical need for it. After … Keep Reading!!!
By Nikki Waring
Early mornings suck – Daily battles to get dressed and fed during said early mornings sucks worse.
Enjoy your sick days – No stress about falling behind or extra homework to catch up. Especially since most homeschoolers work through the summer, those few sick days won’t even be a blip on the map. Relax and heal!
Learn in comfort – Some days are just good days to stay in your PJs and not comb your hair.
The … Keep Reading!!!