The exhiliration of the new baby has worn off a bit, leaving us all really exhausted around here. Even my toddler son is feeling it, as he’s sleeping in a bit later this week.
Baby Boom: The Shockwaves of a Lifestyle Change No kidding. All through the pregnancy, you know the changes are coming, then boom they hit and it’s completely different than you expected. My wife and I are vaguely looking at a “stay at home parent” situation. (@ get rich slowly)
Talking Money With My Teenage Cousins Or, Parenting Gone Wrong. Seriously, if I ever said anything like that to my parents, I not only would have had my water cut off, I would have been lucky to still be standing. (@ clever dude)
WWYD: Sponsoring Friends In Charity Events I’d have no problem doing this if I believed in the charity. I usually make a point to talk about charitable giving with my friends at some point early on in the friendship, making it clear that I like to give but I’m picky about what I give to. (@ queer cents)
The Simple Dollar Retro: Charity: Why You Should Give Your Money Away This is my best argument on behalf of charity.