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The Hater’s Guide to Daniel Tiger, Volume 2

The Hater’s Guide to Daniel Tiger (Volume 1) Disclaimer: for as much hate as I talk, we actually love Daniel Tiger.  Frogson doesn’t really even know there is much TV beyond DT, which is fine by me.  It’s such a wonderful, warm show in a sea of overstimulating crap. But I’m still going to snark… Continue reading The Hater’s Guide to Daniel Tiger, Volume 2

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Cloth Vs. Disposable: The Ultimate Diaper Smackdown

Approximately one bazillionty years ago I wrote an update on how cloth diapering was going a couple months in.  For another one bazillionty years I’ve meant to write a follow up to that.  That time is upon us. Frogson was in cloth for the entirety of his diapered life– from the time his umbilical stump… Continue reading Cloth Vs. Disposable: The Ultimate Diaper Smackdown

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On Behalf of Never Trump Republicans, A Plea for Understanding

In 2002, Mike Fisher ran unsuccessfully against Ed Rendell for Governor of Pennsylvania.  Fisher was the Republican Attorney General and a weak candidate; Rendell was the Democratic Mayor of Philadelphia and a juggernaut.  He crushed Fisher and went on to be a fine Governor.  And four years later when my party nominated an idiotic NFL… Continue reading On Behalf of Never Trump Republicans, A Plea for Understanding

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The Definitive Survival Guide to Flying Alone with Children (In 5 Easy Steps)

This summer I flew alone with the two frogs.  We went to visit my mom who was on a work assignment in Vail.  It didn’t work for Jeff to come with us.  At first I balked at the idea simply because my brain defaulted to Preschooler+Baby+Airplane+Alone=NO.  Ultimately I was able to talk myself into it,… Continue reading The Definitive Survival Guide to Flying Alone with Children (In 5 Easy Steps)