As a parent of two boys it worries me how often I see girls being taught to protect themselves from them. It makes me realize how little guidance I was given on the subject when I was growing up. I think there’s a lot of “here’s how to not be a victim” and not enough “here’s how to not be an attacker”. I will try to do better.
Posts Tagged ‘kids’
I wonder what the longest distance travelled before a parent cancelled the trip and actually turned the car around is. It’s not that big of a deal if you were going to McDonald’s. 500 miles into a drive to Disney World would really leave an impact.
When my first child was a baby we would get him educational toys. This one will be good for dexterity. This one will help learn counting. This one sings the alphabet. Now he’s getting interested in things I liked as a kid. He has a few Transformers that I think I have played with more than him.
I sometimes freak out at every little tickle I feel in the dark. “Is that a bug? No… stray thread. A BUG? No… eyelash. A BUG? No… just a spider.”
Hey I’m moving! For real! While I’m busy putting things in boxes and playing 3D-Tetris with them some really cool people are helping me out by drawing some comics for you!
Today’s comic is by Christopher of Christopher!
Back when I was a kid I hated mowing the lawn. There were so many fun things I could be doing instead. Now I look forward to it. It’s sort of a mini vacation. It’s meditative and relaxing instead of a hassle.
Also, I’m having a moving sale! Use the code MOVING at checkout to get 25% off your total order. Make my life easier by having less stuff to haul away in a truck! Go to the store here!