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Weekly Reads: A Wrinkle in Time, YouTube Issues, and Teach Your Girls to Hit People

Howdy Readers! We’re back from the Thanksgiving break. I made THE BEST TURKEY EVAR!!! Splurged on a local, responsibly raised bird and will never go back to Butterball. Worth the extra expense if you can afford it.   Moviegoers this holiday season have already seen the spectacular Afrofuturist Wakanda in the …

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Weekend Reads: Virtual Babysitters, Stepping on Legos, etc

Well hello hello folks!  It’s been a while.  Work ate me for a bit, but I’m back now!       If you’re looking for….a Lego to step on: Here’s why it hurts so much.  Not really so much about parenting as addressing a common reality of parenting….and man do …

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The Family That Plays Together: My Life in Games

My family plays a lot of games. We have a cabinet full of tabletop games (board, card and dice games) and video games loaded on just about every device in the house. Gaming is, therefore, a big part of our lives, and it’s how we spend a significant amount of …

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How My 3-Year-Old Learned about Anal Bleaching

When my son was about 3, I left him watching a Thomas the Tank Engine video on YouTube while I pooped in peace, checked Facebook, finished off the doughnuts without having to share them with him, got things done around the house. I returned to the living room to hear …

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