Is Cocomelon Bad for Toddlers?

Cocomelon is one of the most popular YouTube Channels on planet.  So, asking if it’s bad for toddlers may seem like a strange question.  If something seems like it’s a good thing, there must be something beneath the surface that’s bad right? If you’ve come here looking for conspiracy theories about how the creators ofContinue reading “Is Cocomelon Bad for Toddlers?”

Who is BabyBus? The Workin’ Parent Reviews the BabyBus YouTube Channel

Answering the question who is BabyBus has turned out to be more difficult than who shot John F. Kennedy…. okay well actually that’s an easier question because everyone knows it was the mafia.  BabyBus unfortunately, isn’t as easy of an answer as the mafia…. Although it would be even more entertaining if it was theContinue reading “Who is BabyBus? The Workin’ Parent Reviews the BabyBus YouTube Channel”

Should My Child Be Watching Blippi? The Workin’ Parent Reviews

If you’re a new parent, grandparent, aunt, uncle, or babysitter, you may be wondering who the heck this Blippi guy is.  First, I’d say I’m jealous that you don’t know who he is because I would love the power to unknow a person…. just kidding…kind of.  Blippi, whose real name is Stevin John…yes Stevin withContinue reading “Should My Child Be Watching Blippi? The Workin’ Parent Reviews”

Comparing Blue’s Clues With Steve vs. Josh

If you were a parent of a toddler in the 90’s or are a parent of one now, it’s probably safe to say you came across Blue’s Clues on Nick Jr.  While they kind of pretend that the show has been on since 1996, it took a little hiatus after the original guy, Steve, wentContinue reading “Comparing Blue’s Clues With Steve vs. Josh”

Help! My Son is Addicted to Vlad and Niki

I’ve been thinking about writing this post for awhile now, but for a couple of different reasons have been putting it off.  Firstly, I’m always hesitant to say anything bad about Russia in writing, unless maybe if I’m talking about Rocky IV and how much I wanted to see Ivan Drago get beat. And secondly,Continue reading “Help! My Son is Addicted to Vlad and Niki”

Is PAW Patrol The Best Show on Nick Jr?

Marshall, Chase, Rubble, Rocky, Zuma, Sky…..Marshall, Chase, Rubble, Rocky, Zuma, Sky….After watching hundreds of episodes of Paw Patrol, I sometimes find myself saying those names in my sleep.  I’ve known about PAW Patrol since it started 8 years ago from nieces and a nephew, but I’ll admit I wasn’t really paying attention when they’d watchContinue reading “Is PAW Patrol The Best Show on Nick Jr?”

Quick, Easy, and FANCY Home Cooked Meal for The Working Parent

If you’re like me, you probably aren’t a world class chef.  If you are, feel free to move on to the next article because this one is for the Average Joe’s in the kitchen.  Cooking dinner is not that hard of a task believe it or not.  Is it easy to ruin a meal?  Yes,Continue reading “Quick, Easy, and FANCY Home Cooked Meal for The Working Parent”

Can Your Child Learn Something From Blaze and the Monster Machines

If you have a toddler who is into cars and trucks, you’ve probably come across Blaze and The Monster Machines on Nickelodeon.  At the beginning of the show it says watching Blaze can help kids learn math, engineering, and science.  (As a side note, Nick Jr. does a similar thing for all their shows, notContinue reading “Can Your Child Learn Something From Blaze and the Monster Machines”

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Review by A Parent For A Parent

If you were like me when you were a kid, you were probably a fan of Mr. Roger’s Neighborhood.  There was something cool about an old guy in a sweater giving out life lessons and talking to puppets.  Unfortunately, Mr. Rogers died, and PBS figured today’s kids would rather watch a cartoon tiger rather thanContinue reading “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Review by A Parent For A Parent”

6 Hacks For The Airport and Airplane with a Toddler

When I used to travel for work, I would find it so relaxing.  Grab some food at a place that looked good in the airport, board the airplane with my carry-on bag, and climb into my window seat, pop in my headphones, and fall asleep for most of the flight.  My only concern was ifContinue reading “6 Hacks For The Airport and Airplane with a Toddler”