Monthly Archives: May 2012

Kids watching videos in a restaurant: your opinion please

A friend told me  about an experience that left me with very mixed feelings.  She and her husband took her daughter, son-in-law and 2-year old toddler out dinner.  As soon as they sat down at the table, the daughter whipped … Continue reading

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Let’s end the mommy wars this mother’s day

Let’s end the mommy wars this mother’s day. This past week a Time Magazine cover (at right) showing a 3-year old standing on chair so he  can nurse ignited a fire storm. Wow. It is certainly an arresting if not shocking image and … Continue reading

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LOL: How grandkids view their grandparents

We all know kids have a refreshing view of the world but when it comes to grandparents it may be downright LOL. My cousin Mary forwarded an email to me with these vignettes on children’s perceptions of their grandparents.  It made me smile … Continue reading

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