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3 Tips to Start Kids Reading

As a writer, author, and father, I love reading. Not only is it a great form of entertainment, but it’s a vital skill for all children to begin developing early. I have been trying to instill a love of reading in my daughter for the past year and it’s really paying off. We can spend…

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Urban Dad on Tablet Usage

Urban Dads loves technology because it can be super helpful in a lot of ways. Here’s one of my favorite kid-friendly technologies, the tablet, and how I use it in our everyday life here at the Urban Dad household. Tablet and Technology Usage Research shows that kids shouldn’t use things like a tablet too much…

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Leftovers – Shake Things Up with New Recipes

I hate wasting leftovers, I mean absolutely hate it. This probably stems from my childhood when we weren’t exactly rich, probably existing just above poverty level as it was just myself and my mother for years. We even had to sustain ourselves for some time on things like government cheese, powdered milk and the like….

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Make Errands Fun for Kids with These Tricks

Our kids are pretty smart, Urban Dads have to be smart too. When I need to do a list of mundane things, I try to make errands fun and plan some of it out like an adventure. I get my daughter invested in it all by asking her some questions beforehand and then checking with…

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