Dad-chelor parties, anyone?

Know a dad-to-be? Well, don’t forget about him with a new baby on the way. Throw him a “dad-chelor party,” a last hurrah similar to a bachelor party before the duties of fatherhood become a daily part of life. I was nearing sleep as I finished...

Puppy pajamas, please

Every child has that favorite blanket, toy or clothing item that becomes like a second skin to them. There’s my 2 1/2-year-old who loves his blanket (the receiving type, and thankfully it doesn’t matter what design or color it is. He’ll take it), his...

Study speculates SpongeBob distracting

He lives in a pineapple under the sea, and a small study suggests he should stay there — away from 4-year-olds. The public, however, thinks otherwise, according to an unofficial e-poll posted on www.republicanherald.com Monday. The Republican-Herald published an...