For the Love of the Game

My middle son, who had been playing rep level soccer as recently as September, has decided to switch his attention

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Magical money leaves them toothless for toonies

By Jane Muller The tooth fairy is a major source of income for kids. Not sure about the logistics of

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Too Many Funerals

It’s been a rough few months around our family when it comes to great-grandparents. At the beginning of the year,

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Anxious about school

I’ve never had to deal with real anxiety about school before. My kids displayed lots of other emotions about school

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Three Things I don’t Know About You

I’ve mentioned before that I try to do “devotions” with my kids before they leave for school each morning. Despite

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Healthy minds

I feel that one of my jobs as a parent is to expand my children’s cultural horizons beyond the commercialized

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Be afraid, be very afraid

I was never truly afraid until I had children. That’s not to say that I was never in some scary

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A real summer vacation

Just as a head’s up, I’m going to do some complaining. It’s possible that you’ll even be one of the

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Family camping back to basics

My wife and I took the kids camping this past weekend. We went with a few friends and a few

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Device addiction

If you’ve read this column at all over the past six years, you’ll know that I’m not an alarmist. I

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