The Obvious Thing About Childhood Accidents

Dear friends: this post is for you. Whenever you are in a conversation (particularly one on a blog or, better yet, on a news site (where anonymity reigns and civility vanishes)) that involves an accident of some kind (particularly accidents involving children) and...

Parent Delighted by Kids Falling On Ice

OK, everybody's been slipping on ice. Let's see what these ladies do. After this charming, fatherly intro, a girl proceeds to do a full frontal body plant on the ice. The loving dad chuckles and says: Oh, there goes one! Oh, that's funny! We've all seen the slips and...

Daily Snark: Parenting Blogs

Do not start a blog with the intent to give parenting advice when you only have a 2-year-old and a 5-year-old. Unless the title of the blog is: Parenting Advice from Someone Who Knows Virtually Nothing About Parenting