All posts tagged parenting

October 6, 2014, 15 Comments

Have you ever seen that fantastic TV advert for Heinz ketchup that ran for ages in the US and maybe somewhat abroad too with the best tagline ever: “The best things come to […]

Knowing what you want is half the way there (part 1 of 2)

August 12, 2014, 14 Comments

Sometimes it takes a slap in the face to turn you in the right direction (not literally of course, but figuratively speaking). Some months ago, a rela ...

Luck just isn’t enough (part 2 of 2)

July 9, 2014, 5 Comments

There comes a certain point in time when getting away with just luck becomes completely impossible. After having kids and needing to actually work on ...

Luck just isn’t enough (part 1 of 2)

June 14, 2014, 16 Comments

When I close my eyes and look at the big picture of my life at the moment, it looks so different from how I expected it to so many years […]

  • The Junior One Story
    July 27, 2013, 3 Comments

    Earlier this month, I finally relented to my younger daughter’s constant pleading for me to come in and speak with her class and decided to talk about a topic that […]

  • Baby advice (part 3 of 3)
    April 25, 2013, No comments

    This is the third and last part of my Baby Advice blog. In the previous entry last month, I covered the first 3 key areas of advice: 1) Routine; 2) […]

  • Baby advice (part 2 of 3)
    March 29, 2013, No comments

    Recently, a Facebook friend I only somewhat know asked for baby advice on Facebook. Unfortunately, just as I was finishing my long paragraph of advice, my network connection crashed and […]

  • Baby Advice (part 1 of 3)
    February 25, 2013, 2 Comments

    The other day, someone I am Facebook friends with — but who I really don’t know very well — wrote a Facebook post asking for some sage baby advice from […]