Dads build. Not all dads, and not all the time, but it is one of the activities most of us most strongly associate with dads, right along with the related activity of repairing. In addition, many Cub Scout units have their Pinewood Derby in the early winter. Designing and building those cars is a common father-son activity, and one with a surprisingly large variety of products and rules surrounding it.
Whether it’s a model one of you received for Christmas (whatever year, or decade, that might have been), a tree fort, or a new lamp, this is the month we tackle it.
Cardboard boxes. In our home, they are like some kind of fungus that reproduces and spreads everywhere when no one is looking. The adults try to recycle them as fast as possible but the kids and cats want to keep them. What’s a parent to do? Turn them into cardboard castles! If you have large […]Read More