Saturday, August 25
Wednesday, August 1
I'm naturally a dark, pessimistic, punishing person. Unlike most people in that camp, I've had to work hard to change it and usually maintain a fairly sunny disposition. But, here's the thing, sometimes, I'm still kind of dick.
Saturday, June 30
The problem with giving one's self credit is that the people who shouldn't give themselves credit are often the first to do so and the rest of the folks who should recognize their own distinction are often the last to want to do so. Because of this, those of us who are self aware are usually terrible at appreciation ourselves and crippled by the thought of being the jerk who wrongly self-aggrandizes.
Saturday, June 16
Sometimes parents just say the same things over and over and over and over and over and over and wonder why kids just don't listen, never learn, or wait until the yelling starts. It's a whole pattern and it's not all their fault. Break the cycle, after the jump.
Monday, May 28
Sunday, May 13
Sunday, April 29
Or, so says one of my kids. Turns out, she was right. A huge trend right now is taking advantage of all the media available to kids, natural business opportunity. Kudos to my kiddo who noticed one successful franchise which hasn't needed a television presence. Some musings, after the jump.