Tag Archive: parenting

Is ‘Inside Out’ for Kids?

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With the release of any new Pixar film the internet bubbles over with excitement. Even if it’s one that doesn’t pull in record-breaking box office it will find a niche in our collective… Continue reading

Trans-Gender Issues in ‘The Looney Tunes Show’

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With the latest iteration of the ever-popular cartoon rascals the ‘Looney Tunes’ we’ve seen a number of changes to the tone and style. Expanding from shorts to a sitcom format has rubbed some… Continue reading

Death and Children’s Entertainment

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Even though everyone has to experience it at some point, the death of someone is a subject often tip toed around when talking to children about. Many feel their developing minds will not… Continue reading

Derpy Hooves vs The People

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He’s a tale of internet and media drama that is currently unfolding. It involves rampant fandom, over-zealous parents, social networking, censorship and ponies. Just to get things established, the ponies in question are… Continue reading

The Most Important Lesson a Man Should Teach His Son

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A parenting photoseries by G-FUNK I’d like to think that I’m doing a decent job or raising Funk, Jr. We have fun, he laughs plenty and is pretty healthy. He likes helping out… Continue reading

Yes, We Should Tell Our Children that Santa is Real

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A feature by G-FUNK. When I was on my way to becoming a parent my wife and I had a discussion about whether or not we should participate in the charade of Santa… Continue reading

Raising Your Geekling: Mad Scientist Building Blocks

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Playing with your geekling is awesome, and building blocks are a simple joy. A set of colourful blocks plus a re-purposed Jenga set has provided more hours of entertainment than the expensive interactive… Continue reading

Five Reasons NOT to Vaccinate Your Child

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There are plenty of arguments for having your child immunised against disease. Like you, my doctor has suggested vaccinating my child to prevent them from getting ill, but those doctors have failed to… Continue reading

Reading to your Geekling: ‘Crazy Hair’

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When you tired of reading and re-reading ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’ – and you will tire of it eventually – you’re going to be on the lookout for more reading materials for your… Continue reading

The Baby Owners Manual

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When I was preparing myself for impeding parenthood, I had concerned about how much I didn’t know. Sure I can critically analyse a film seven ways to Sunday and kick all kinds of… Continue reading