Thankyou, and super job Adam for presenting the Carnival of Christmas II. This carnival is where some of the best bloggers on the Internet present articles and stories promoting and celebrating Christ's birth and peace and good will toward men. I was very touched by reading Laura Lee Donoho's touching story about her great grandmother in Nanny and the Christmas Birds and finally, I especially enjoyed reading Pet explaining the tradition and history of the Christmas Wreath.READ More on Carnival of Christmas II
The idea of having their kids cooking in the kitchen may prove to be a scary thought for some parents that might be imagining scenarios involving a lot of blood and wailing. However, for kids, cooking is an activity that many of them find interesting and fun. Having a young chef or two in the family can even work out to a harried parent's advantage when vacation time rolls around. Let's say that you're a Disney fan (or that your kids are at least) and have decided to take a trip to Orlando. READ More on Cooking Kids – Chefs in the Making
For most families, the lists seem to be getting longer and more expensive while wallets often are not as fat as we wish they would be. While many of us would like to shout, “Bah, Humbug!” and totally forget about gift exchanges with family, friends and teachers, there is an easy alternative that will not only keep your budget in the green, but also will be greener for our planet.READ More on Easy Gift Ideas
Parenting UK offers wisdom you can trust – Hampstead and Highgate Express
21 Dec 2006 at 8:13am
Parenting UK offers wisdom you can trust
Hampstead and Highgate Express, UK – 6 hours ago
WHEN TV producers feed our gleeful fascination with watching other people's badly behaved kids, they can give parenting advice a bad name. ….
Parenting UK offers wisdom you can trust (The Ham&High Network)
21 Dec 2006 at 8:18am
WHEN TV producers feed our gleeful fascination with watching other people's badly behaved kids, they can give parenting advice a bad name.
Great gifts don’t need to cost a lot of money! Here are some thoughts:
Creative ideas for gifts for kids to make and give
With the price of gas, milk, heating and other necessities, many budgets are being stretched to their limits making it hard to even think about holiday gift giving. Credit cards can be an answer, but it is only temporary when the bills come in after January 1st. Why give yourself that kind of stress when there are PLENTY of creative, inexpensive possibilities for everyone on your gift list including family, friends and kids!READ More on Budget Gift Ideas
Parenting in uncharted territory – Boston Globe
18 Dec 2006 at 4:03am
EDGE Boston Parenting in uncharted territory
Boston Globe, MA – 12 hours ago
Lesbian parenting is, of course, a tiny part of this trend, which is driven primarily by out-of-wedlock births and divorce among heterosexuals. ….
White House maintains stance on gay parenting Concord Monitor
Bush glad for Cheney's daughter, but still leery of gay parenting San Francisco Chronicle
Snow: Bush not shifting views on gay parenting Houston Chronicle
Austin American-Statesman (subscription) – The State
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Online vote says Spears worst dog owner (AP via Yahoo! News)
18 Dec 2006 at 3:45pm
When it comes to celebrity dog-parenting skills, Oprah Winfrey is tops and Britney Spears is the world's worst, according to an online vote by readers of two dog magazines.