Monthly Archives: April 2013

Solving early morning conflicts

Two children with two different television watching desires? No problem in this Dirty Rotten Parenting household. Little girl goes downstairs to watch Dora and little boy stays upstairs to watch Shrek. See, we know how to work it! In other … Continue reading

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Parenting in the Digital Camera Era

When I was a child, my dad and his family were all ‘serious’ amateur photographers and one uncle was a professional photographer. As I was the first grandchild on this side of the family there is a massive collection of … Continue reading

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Kids and money

Last week my son got a kick-ass gift from his little cousin. A Spiderman splat ball. He thought it was the greatest thing ever. He spent the whole day throwing it against the walls, against the furniture, against the windows, … Continue reading

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