Dad Refuses to Let ‘Overweight’ Daughter Have a Birthday Donut

Dad Refuses to Let ‘Overweight’ Daughter Have a Birthday Donut

Every day, a new post appears on Reddit’s Am I the Asshole thread where the answer is abundantly clear: Yes. This time, it was user Birthdaysmurfdays, who came to Reddit asking, “AITA for refusing to buy my daughter a donut because she’s overweight?” In the post, Birthdaysmurfdays said he’s been concerned about his daughter’s weight for a long time. “None of it has been helped by my also-overweight, enabling wife,” he said. Out of concern,…

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I Got Fired from My Dream Job While My Daughter Was a Baby

I Got Fired from My Dream Job While My Daughter Was a Baby

Right after graduate school I worked at a job I hated. The only good thing about it was that district leadership (in a large retail company that rhymes with Schmarget) designated me “High Performer/High Potential.” As an achiever (and sometimes overachiever), I wore it like a badge of honor. Years later I was offered my dream job as an account manager at a boutique advertising and web development agency. The opportunity presented itself when we…

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Creepy ‘Santa’ Hacks Ring Camera in Little Girl’s Room

Creepy ‘Santa’ Hacks Ring Camera in Little Girl’s Room

Many moms and dads install baby monitors and security cameras for a sense of exactly that—security. To know their little one is safe gives parents peace of mind. But when one Mississippi family’s Ring Camera was hacked, they felt far from safe. Eight-year-old Alyssa walked into her bedroom when she heard strange music and sounds, though no one was there. She then heard “Hey there,” coming from the camera in the corner. “Who is that?”…

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The Man’s Role While Trying To Conceive

The Man’s Role While Trying To Conceive

Image: Shutterstock It takes two to tango! This saying holds true for all those couples who wish to conceive and plan a family. The moment a couple makes this decision, the woman often takes the center stage. Since she will be the one bearing the child once they successfully conceive, everything about conception is thought to revolve around her. Her basal body temperature is taken into account. Her menstrual cycles are tracked. All in the…

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शिशुओं में मल के अलग-अलग रंग और बनावट का क्या कारण है? | Bacho Ki Poti Ka Ilaj

शिशुओं में मल के अलग-अलग रंग और बनावट का क्या कारण है? | Bacho Ki Poti Ka Ilaj

Image: Shutterstock IN THIS ARTICLE जन्म के बाद आमतौर पर शिशु जल्दी-जल्दी मल त्याग करते हैं। साथ ही उनके मल के रंग में भी दिन-ब-दिन बदलाव देखे जाते हैं। उनके खान-पान और स्वास्थ्य की स्थिति के कारण ऐसा होना संभव है। साथ ही मल की रंगत, गंध और आकार बच्चे की स्वास्थ्य संबंधी समस्याओं की ओर भी इशारा करते हैं। इसे अक्सर महिलाएं समझ नहीं पातीं। खासकर वो महिलाएं, जो पहली बार मां बनी हैं।…

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Extreme Heatwaves Pose Spreading Threat

Extreme Heatwaves Pose Spreading Threat

Rising temperatures mean that heatwaves will become hotter, more frequent, last longer and will cover much wider areas. December 11, 2019 by Climate News Network Leave a Comment —by Tim Radford LONDON, October 14, 2019 – Scientists in the US have added a new dimension to the growing hazard of extreme heat. As global average temperatures rise, so do the frequency, duration and intensity of heatwaves. And that’s not the only factor to worry about….

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Smart Ways to Get Ready for Retirement

Smart Ways to Get Ready for Retirement

Being ready means having the financial resources you’ll need to live comfortably and knowing how to protect your health as you enter a time of life when illness and accidents are more common. December 11, 2019 by Justin Weinger Leave a Comment — Are you ready for retirement? Most people aren’t, according to a recent survey of adults over the age of 50. Being ready means having the financial resources you’ll need to live comfortably…

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Stories of Bottomless Pond

Stories of Bottomless Pond

— By Isabelle and Ian McCallum Starting the summer vacation at the Simcoe County archives, museum and the Barrie library may seem as a different approach to welcoming the holidays. My 11 year old daughter, Isabelle, and I, however, were on a research mission to uncover the story about “Bottomless pond.” Having completed a ghost story project for her class, highlighting points of interest in Oro Township, in Ontario, we were eager to discover the…

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Typing vs Dictating Notes: What’s Your Choice?

Typing vs Dictating Notes: What’s Your Choice?

— Senstone is a wearable smart assistant that helps you record notes and reminders on the go, hands-free. Its efficiency can be the ultimate solution for college students who value speed and organization. Is it better to write or type when you already have a lot on your hands? Our answer is portable and convenient, designed to work like a charm just for you. Senstone assistant helps minimize screen time and provides more room for…

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Aestheticism and Decadence

Aestheticism and Decadence

—by: Carolyn BurdettAestheticism Many Victorians passionately believed that literature and art fulfilled important ethical roles. Literature provided models of correct behavior: it allowed people to identify with situations in which good actions were rewarded, or it provoked tender emotions. At best, the sympathies stirred by art and literature would spur people to action in the real world. The supporters of aestheticism, however, disagreed, arguing that art had nothing to do with morality. Instead, art was…

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