While you’re setting your DVR for Christmas classics and digging through your old holiday DVDs, we want to remind you of one festive flick you may have forgotten – Gremlins! In addition to a wintry backdrop and sweet ‘80s hair, this holiday movie also gives us a great analogy for how to parent our kids.
How’s the housework and child-care divvied up in your house? Is Mommy rocking an old-school June Cleaver impression? Is Daddy pulling a Mr. Mom? Or are you working together to land somewhere in between?
Well, according to research published just last month, division of labor actually has a major impact on the happiness of your entire household.
Today’s question comes to us from just about everyone who has ever seen our one-year-old son scoot his cute little baby body across the floor.
Why is your baby crawling like that? Is this for real? What the H is going on here? I mean seriously, whaaaaaattt???
– Just About Everyone
Well, everyone, thanks for the question. So here’s the thing about crawling: babies do it lots of different ways.