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Parenting Tip #1: Invent A Nemesis For Your Son

Harry and me are in the backyard playing wiffle ball. Wearing a Chicago Cubs baseball hat, he grips the plastic bat and says:

“Pretend like I’m Eric Johnson, and I play for the Golden Red Sox, and you play for the bad team, and I’m going to hit the ball really hard and you’re going to lose. 967 more words

3 Sausage Café: Daddy Opens A Pop-Up Restaurant

So it’s early, and I’ve already been on my pre-dawn walk and drank my tea, and now, I’m watching butter melt in a pan.  I shake the handle, and this fat pad of butter surfs around the non-stick surface, leaving bubbly trails of deliciousness in its wake.  1,181 more words

Sausage, Eggos, And Team Umizoomi: Daddy's Parenting Philosophy Over Breakfast

Day 16: Sausage…No, Eggos…No, TV

Dressed in pinstripe baseball pjs that are getting tighter and tighter every day, Harry wanders into the living room and points at the TV. 993 more words

Culinary Catastrophe: A Scene From a Psychological Thriller



Dressed to be adored in my oversized Avengers T-shirt and a pair of blue boxer briefs, Harry sits at the dining room table. 490 more words

Mural of Bulldogs greats unveiled

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Josh Reynolds


This is an EXCELLENT GAME to get to know if anything WRONG is going on in your child’s life outside your knowledge. This game also brings a lot of closeness and bonding amongst family members and helps you discover things about each other you probably did not know. 1,220 more words


Daily Routines and Schedules

By: Angy Talbot (ECFE Blog Writer)

Routines and schedules help give children a sense of security. Maintaining regular daily routines makes it easier for children to deal with stress or life changes.   882 more words

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