Copycat

Widget1 plays with his cars; Widget2 plays with the cars. Widget1 jumps on the trampoline; Widget2 jumps on the trampoline. Widget1 screams; Widget2 screams. Now he even toddles around the living room wearing a backpack like his big brother, and he’s apparently confiscated big brother’s bicycle helmet to complete the ensemble. Thank God big brother…

Potty Training is a Load of Crap

When should potty training begin? Mayim Bialik (AKA TV’s Blossom, AKA Big Bang Theory’s Amy Farrah Fowler, AKA obviously the pre-eminent expert on everything) says to start at infancy. Others say this will scar your child for life. No matter which course you take, somebody’s got a rock solid argument to guilt you into worrying…