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8 Reasons To NOT Let Your Kids Play Video Games (Besides the obvious ones)

October 11, 2012

Last week I rushed out to buy NBA 2K13 for my three eager boys, who simply had to have it on the day it was released.  A mere three days later, the disc was irreparably damaged with “laser burn” after one of them knocked into the Xbox console while the disc was inside.  The man […]

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A New House Rule

September 12, 2012

It had to be done. We made a new rule in our house when school started. Specifically, we said this to our three boys: Sorry dudes, No Video Games During the Week anymore. Yes, this was a dark, dark day in their 8, 12, and 15 year old lives. And, this is what happened [not […]

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8 Reasons To Send Your Boys To Camp

August 6, 2012

As you’ve read from my previous post, my boys are BACK from camp.  This week they are doing nothing.  And, I’m scared.  They spent most of the previous weekend inside with their precious video games because they claimed it was “too hot” outside.  I let them zone out with their XBox because I figured they […]

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