By Amber Leventry Every night before bed I go to each of the kids’ rooms. I check on the boys first. I go into their bedroom, with their cribs six feet apart, and stare at them long enough to confirm that I see their chests moving. I don’t doubt they are breathing, but I appreciate […]
By Jacob Ladue Frozen, Walt Disney Animation Studios – PG Disney just released their latest animated movie, Frozen, from the same creators as Tangled and despite lackluster marketing that might suggest differently, this movie is not like any of their others. Frozen was released on November 27th and it’s already grossed over 100 million dollars […]
By Brandy Black After a long weekend solo with 3 kids and lots of support from friends, I poured myself a drink, sat down to catch up on emails and work and found this in my inbox.
By Rob Watson One of a child’s first challenges is to understand his or her own world. For gay dads this presents its own set of issues, since much of the material we use with our kids basically ignores our very existence. Kids’ programming, books, and toy sets all reflect the Mommy/Daddy standard. That is […]
By: TAMAR LEWIN Parent alert: the Walt Disney Company is now offering refunds for all those “Baby Einstein” videos that did not make children into geniuses. They may have been a great electronic baby sitter, but the unusual refunds appear to be a tacit admission that they did not increase infant intellect. “We see it […]