A dinosaur scaring the wits out of kids: From Walking with Dinosaurs show. Man, I’d go to that. (via J-Walk Blog)
Playing Video Games With Dad Builds Better Daughters: Researchers found that girls that played video games with their parents (mainly their fathers – not many mothers questioned admitted they played video games) were better behaved, felt more connected to their families, felt less aggressive, and demonstrated decreased levels of internalizing, which can lead to depression. Doesn’t work for boys though – video games make them dumb. Boys, on the other
An amusing video about tempting kids with marshmallows: I’ll have to try this with my kids.
This Huggies commercial made me smile while I drank my coffee first thing this morning. Probably took six months to film. (via bizzia.com)
My son ran into our bedroom and slammed the door after some incident today. My wife immediately followed him in and discovered a puddle of piss on the carpet. Dawn: Iain, did you pee on the floor? Iain: No. The dog did it. The dog was outside. Maybe my son is getting up in the middle of the night and shitting over the living room carpet, too.