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[6 Sep 2008 | 7 Comments | 1,586 views]

It was just brought to my attention that New York State has an entire campaign dedicated to the dangers of co-sleeping. What the fuck. Could this be any more idiotic and wrongheaded?

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[26 May 2008 | 20 Comments | 4,907 views]

One of our neighbors recently got a trampoline, something that I believe to be too risky an activity for children.  It’s one of those things where I read something about it ages ago, made the decision and don’t remember the specifics.  So the only logical thing to do is to research trampolines – to both explain to my kids why they can’t do what everyone else is doing and to have a discussion with the neighbors about the risks that they are assuming.  Here’s what I found out: