Internet Stuff

ATTN PARENTS!

Be on the lookout for this new teen craze. If you don’t talk to your children about astrophysics, someone else will. And, trust me, this is not something you want them learning on the streets! Source: Dank Matter Astrophysics Memes Read more…

Our Journey

Parent Spies

The latest episode of Longest Shortest Time talks about parents who spy (intentionally and unintentionally) on their children.  It’s a really great episode.  Hillary talks to her cousin, Rob, who actively spies on his teen daughter. And she talks to Read more…

Parenting

Fit Fathers

I have a conflicted relationship with regular exercise. It’s good for me. It makes me feel good. I do not like it.  I would very much rather take up a team sport or something, but that comes with the issue Read more…

Internet Stuff

Security Update

Last night, I received an email from Facebook saying that I had registered using a particular email address.  I checked out everything with the email (all the links were directed to Facebook.com, the sender was Facebookmail.com [I verified that that’s Read more…

Parenting

Smarts

Every parent wants their child to be smart, but I really think the majority of smarts is really just hard work. I was a precocious child.  I took to new words easily. I read readily.  Math was initially very easy, Read more…

LGBT Stuff

Be True to Yourself

[fvplayer src=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yOXKf_nPWpk”] This is such a cute, heart-warming video. It’s also brings up a lot of conflicting feelings for me. I came out of the closet in college.  I actually had to first admit it to myself and then tell Read more…