Category Archives: baby

>Stimulus with our children’s money

> Writer Jeff Johnson has an interesting and funny proposal for stimulating the economy in the New York Times.  It’s funny because it’s mostly true, we are stimulating the economy by borrowing from our children. Advertisements

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>National Arboretum

>For Labor Day, I went to the National Arboretum with my son. For the first time, I took “our” bike (he sits in a Bobike mini front child seat). I highly recommend seeing the arboretum by bike if you can. … Continue reading

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>My Dad’s Birthday

>Today is my dad’s birthday (Happy Birthday, Dad!). Since he has everything he wants or needs, it’s always hard to find something he wants but doesn’t know it yet, or needs but doesn’t know exists. So this year, I’m going … Continue reading

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>Tribal language without numbers and baby learning

>From MIT, here’s an interesting story about a South American tribe that does not have any words for numbers. Their only two quantity-related words are analagous to “some” and “many”. The wikipedia article on the language states that the researchers … Continue reading

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