Being Parents Archive

How a 4 Year-Old Successfully Emo-Blackmailed His Mother

The art of parenting comes with the ability to dish out creative punishments consequences so as to help us parents impose discipline that teaches our kids to be responsible and accountable for their actions.  Consequences in itself

Adventures From the Backyard

Trust the kids to have keen eyes in spotting the tiniest of bugs, insects and whatnots hiding in the bushes as we adults stay oblivious to our surrounding as we walk past them. (Funny how they cannot

23 Questions to Ask Your Kids

Some time back, Eric aka Stomper Dad asked his kids 23 questions for one of his posts and since then, I have been inspired to do one but never quite got around to doing it.  That’s about

A Breakfast Conversation with Spud

These days, I find it hard to get out of bed in the morning. I don’t even hear the alarm. Sometimes, most times,  I really just cannot wake up, and Silver Bullet would be kind enough to

When Kids Get Too Happy

We have very happy kids and we are happy that our kids are happy. It’s a good thing, I know and it is every parent’s dream that their kids turn out to be the happiest one on the