Topic: Thanksgiving

STFU Parents: Giving Thanks For All The Cool Parents

STFU Parents: Giving Thanks For All The Cool Parents

What is it that compels some parents to post about bodily fluids and others to turn their parenting lives into hilarious snippets of humor? I have no idea. But I don’t think it’s typical for individual parents to post about both. You’re either a “Cool Mom” (in the best sense), or you’re someone who revels in bloody tooth socket photography, in my experience. More »

Cheatsgiving: 8 Simple Ways To Teach Your Kids That Gratitude Is More Important Than Gifts

Cheatsgiving: 8 Simple Ways To Teach Your Kids That Gratitude Is More Important Than Gifts

You’ve been hearing Christmas music since the day after Halloween. Your kids have either already finished their Christmas lists or have done away with lists entirely, instead just shouting “I want that!” at every commercial or Toys ‘R Us flyer that arrives in the mail. Thanksgiving, just around the corner, has somehow morphed from a day of, you know, giving thanks to a capitalist “Hunger Games” in which you are expected to fight sleep deprivation and crowds of angry strangers for all the best toys. More »