Tagged: Children


Ask Avery: Child’s play

blog by Avery Hartmans  • 

{video_photo_caption}Photo courtesy of Facebook.

Dear Avery,
I need to buy clothes for young kids, both boys and girls, but I don’t want these kids to look like losers. What are some cool options for kids so they grow up to have good style?

Shopping for kids can be tricky business.…


Squirrel-killing contest is totally nuts - OPINION

blog by S.J. Velasquez  • 


About an hour outside of Buffalo, children are invited to shoot live squirrels for fun and prizes.

Yes, children.

Yes, children with guns.

Yes, these tots with weapons will be killing squirrels for sport.

Oh, and contestants can win prizes,…

Grub + Pub

Drink coffee Wednesday, send a kid to camp

blog by S.J. Velasquez  • 

{video_photo_caption}Camp Day at Tim Hortons is Wednesday

Justify that second cup of coffee Wednesday by purchasing it from Tim Hortons.

Tim Hortons celebrates Camp Day on Wednesday by donating all proceeds from coffee sales to the Tim Horton Children’s Foundation, which helps economically disadvantaged children…


When 8-year-olds attack

blog by S.J. Velasquez  • 

{video_photo_caption}Screen capture from WGRZ video

Forget about stealing candy from a baby. These babies stole candy from a charitable organization and caused thousands of dollars in damage.

According to a WGRZ report,…

Arts + Entertainment

Get your deltiology on

blog by Emily Stoll  • 

{video_photo_caption}Making paper.

Got kids?  Want to get them out of the house?  Want them to collect something other than dust sitting on the damn couch all day?  Want to hang out with other grown-ups and have a pop or two while someone else keeps your kids busy?  Get to


Buffalo is for families

blog by S.J. Velasquez  • 

{video_photo_caption}Photo courtesy of Flickr / dpape

Based on quality of schools, affordability of homes, crime rate, job opportunities and park space, Buffalo has been named 26th best American city to raise a family, according to Parenting…