Category Archives: parenting

Sick Boys

All I have going through my head at the moment is the Social Distortion song “Sick Boy.” You might remember that the drowning of the iPhone this weekend was because of a sick boy. Then last night Anthony was feeling … Continue reading

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What Bothers Me Most About the Vancouver Riots

When it was obvious that Vancouver was losing and the boys were losing interest in the game Anthony and I made the decision to put them to bed. Quinlan (our 2.5 year old) was always going to go to bed … Continue reading

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Ain’t Misbehavin’: The Interview

I was given a chance to read and review Alyson Schafer’s latest book Ain’t Misbehavin’, and I was lucky enough to be one of three¬† bloggers to interview her for her Mom Central Canada blog tour. I talked to … Continue reading

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Ain’t Misbehavin’: A Review and Giveaway

When Mom Central Canada gave me the opportunity to read and review Alyson Schafer’s “Ain’t Misbehavin’ Tactics for Tantrums, Meltdowns, Bedtime Blues and Other Perfectly Normal Kid Behaviours,” and interview her, I jumped at the chance. I have been reading … Continue reading

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