Tag Archives: kids

I Won’t be an A**hole With No Gift Christmas

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I cringe when I read posts about no gift Christmas. No gift Christmas, birthday or any other occasion works for us adults, maybe, but kids should get a little something: a toy, sweets or a book, to believe in magic. Especially at Christmas. That’s why even though my kids have enough things, I am not …

Character Assassination Carousel: Why Winnie the Pooh and his friends should run and hide…

I thought only my kids wanted to read the same story over and over again, even though we have tons of books at home. I was seriously considering help, because I just couldn’t bring myself to open up the same book, wait for the same questions on the same pages and relive the same bedtime …

The Charles Hotel Munich: The art of making families feel welcome

Even though the days when tourism considered families a necessary evil have passed and everyone is adapting to more and more families traveling, there are still certain places that make you feel more welcome. With their special kids’ program and simply astonishing ambiance, the beautiful Charles Hotel in Munich made me down right ecstatic. Because, if …

Him or her? Who’s got it easy?

The experts say it’s him. Well, OK, they don’t really, even though there has been several findings lately on differences between men and women. Reading those and being a woman I of course would go with him anytime. Why? How about twelve hours of labor for starters. Being a bit unfair? Right, let’s just stay …