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How to Perform CPR on a Baby

How to Perform CPR on a Baby

We’ve talked before about the importance of knowing CPR in the event of an emergency. Many parents recall learning years ago, but often those skills and memories fade without some updating or practice. Young children often don’t understand the many dangers lurking around them, but also frequently don’t take the word “No!” very seriously. Most incidents […]

Goodbye Winter, Hello Local Park!

Goodbye Winter, Hello Local Park!

Much like the swallows of Capistrano, the reappearance of finer weather means it’s time to return to the local neighborhood park and it can’t come soon enough. Like most parents of a toddler, I knew winter was going to be a long period of being stuck inside and I prepared the best I could. Museum […]

Dads share the one tip they would give to a new dad.

Dads share the one tip they would give to a new dad.

As a dad of a 3-year-old son and a 5-week-old daughter I can tell you straight up that almost all the stuff you read about parenting, from books and magazine, is full of crap. Sure, as a new parent you start off holding your child like they’re a Faberge Egg, but it doesn’t take long […]

New Children’s Books Your Kids Will Love

New Children’s Books Your Kids Will Love

Looking to expand your little one’s personal library? There are plenty of wonderful, classic children’s books to pull from — but what about new children’s books? Here’s a round-up of reviews from our great friend Sara at Novel Novice featuring some of the best, recently released children’s books for your kiddo’s reading (or listening) pleasure: […]

Deja Vu All Over Again – Having the Second Kid

Deja Vu All Over Again – Having the Second Kid

  The website has been a been a little sparse in the last month and that’s because child number two has officially been introduced into my life. Thanks to that, my life has become a blur; I don’t even remember what Chad or free time looks like. With the return of a newborn to my […]

LeBron James Wants Your Kids to Posterize Him

LeBron James Wants Your Kids to Posterize Him

LeBron James wants your kid to drop some mad skills and posterize him in the family room. More specifically, he and Little Tikes have teamed up for a new basketball hoop that James hopes will encourage kids to play basketball and pursue their dreams, while positively helping kids and young adults through his foundation. The Little […]

Are Shopping Carts Dangerous for Kids?

Are Shopping Carts Dangerous for Kids?

The grocery store is the worst. Lugging the kids there, those terrible shopping carts, and constantly deflecting your kids from putting things in the cart like a hockey goalie is the last thing any parent wants to do. It’s probably not too much of a stretch to think many parents would rather go hit their head […]