For the last five years my husband and I have researched TVs. Our steadfast and true 27″ picture tube set sat like a big ol’ lazy uncle on it’s stand and delivered perfectly fine viewing as far as we were concerned. But, we had the itch. The flat screen bigger-than-your-kitchen-table TV itch. One by […]Read More Can a Television Be a Member of the Family?
In today’s NY Times Motherlode Blog, Marc Vachon wrote a great blog about why this whole idea of constant appreciation can be belittling and demoralizing. It’s an interesting post and really got me thinking about this whole idea of equal parenting. In a perfect world we’d all be in a state of constant gratitude and […]Read More Do Dads Need Constant Praise for Doing Their Share?
Finally a restaurant week for kids! Lots of restaurants on opentable.com are offering a special the week of June 20th. Eat dinner between 5pm-7pm (no problem here) and the kids pay their age. Adult prix-fixe is $29. Sounds pretty good if you want a nice night out. And we’ve been dying to go to Telepan. […]Read More Cookie and Gourmet – Kids’ Restaurant Week