Once upon a time in a land far, far away, there was a man with one wife and two girls. He loved all three of them equally. I’m that man.
I’m a Canadian dad blogger who is certainly no better than any other man is at being a parent and that’s why I like to share our stories. I, like you, figure things out on the fly. So if I can share with you a trick for something you may experience down the road, I’d like to do that.
My kids don’t ever lie. That’s a lie. But I solely use television shows to teach them why lying all the time is bad. That’s also a lie. Netflix does have a bunch of shows you can use to SUPPLEMENT your own teaching that lying isn’t always the best idea. And that folks, is true. Read more
There’s no shortage of science shows for kids on Netflix for kids and parents of kids. And these shows, from what I’ve learned, are full of projects that can be completed my parents with crappy science skills. See: 1. The Magic School Bus Gains Weight2. Fetch! with Ruff3. Animal Mechanicals, Balloon Volcano Island4. Sid the Science Kid What we Read more
In this household, television is pretty much unwatchable if it doesn’t have a Christmas episode, so imagine my glee that this funny show from one of my favourite women on the planet, Tina Fey, opened with a a little Christmas (ok – Apocalypse) singalong and chatter about Secret Santa. Hooked right off the bat – Read more
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