Category: Weekly Question

Weekly Question: How Young Can Kids Start Babysitting?

HOW YOUNG CAN KIDS START BABYSITTING? Back in the day (25 years ago!), when I was a kid and had to walk seven miles uphill in the snow to get to school… Ugh. I never thought I’d be able to relate to my parents/grandparents…

Weekly Question – Are You Excited About the New School Year?

Generic question but necessary considering the time of year. My kids just started school a couple days ago and with all the back-to-school shopping for supplies and lunches and clothes combined with the hecticness of meeting teachers and figuring out transportation options, it can be a busy time. For those of us with older kids, the cuteness and appeal may (or may not) have worn off yet. 

Weekly Question: CAN KIDS READ SO MUCH THAT IT BECOMES UNHEALTHY?

CAN KIDS READ SO MUCH THAT IT BECOMES UNHEALTHY? Obviously, too much of anything can become a problem. Cotton Candy is seemingly fun and innocent until we eat seventeen bags and lick our fingers clean, ending in a stomach ache. But, can something as…

Weekly Question – If You Could Time-travel…

If you could time travel five years into the past and visit your younger self, what advice would you give? My Answer: I strategically used the money I made at my previous job to help me ESCAPE it, so I wouldn’t warn myself to…

Weekly Question – Ask Your Kids These 2 Questions

Ask your kid(s) these 2 questions: 1. What’s the most wonderful thing that’s every happen to you? 2. What’s the most horrible thing that’s ever happened to you? There’s something to be gained from the first question, but it’s truly just the warm up…