Contact Us
Parenting

Parenting - Page 4

twix, Flickr
twix, Flickr
[

School Pays Its Students To Show Up

Teen truancy is a real problem for a lot of schools, but especially so for the Dohn Community High School in Cincinnati. It only has a 14% graduation rate and has been deemed an “academic emergency” by the state of Ohio.

So the school is trying out a novel approach: it’s paying students to show up and behave themselves.
Kids with solid attendance and clean discipline records are being rewarded with Visa gift cards for amounts between $10 and $25, and the school is also making $5 deposits into saving accounts set up for those students.

Read More

hqdefault8
[

Student Photos Turn Up on Porn Site [VIDEO]

When you post photos on Facebook, it is out there for anyone to see and download. Even if your privacy settings are fairly tight, there seems to always be that one friend who has other friends that they don't have a clue who they are which means your stuff is being shared with strangers.

Read More

goodncrazy, Flickr
goodncrazy, Flickr
[

Giving Kids an Allowance May Do More Harm Than Good — Dollars and Sense

For years, the prevailing wisdom behind doling out allowances to kids has been that the practice helps children learn about budgets, which, in turn, leads to better spending habits when they grow up — assumptions that may not be true.

Read More

Category: Family, News, Parenting
YouTube
YouTube
[

Police Pay a Visit to Dad Who Shot His Daughter’s Laptop

Ever since he filmed himself shooting his daughter’s laptop with a .45 handgun, opinions have been sharply divided over Tommy Jordan’s brand of extreme parenting. In fact, someone who disagrees with his methods called police to his North Carolina home. But instead of arresting him, cops offered their thanks.

Read More

Youtube
Youtube
[

Dad Shoots Ungrateful Daughter’s Laptop In Epic NSFW Parenting Rant

While installing software on his daughters laptop, this cowboy dad discovered a rather obscene (and NSFW) note the ungrateful girl had posted to her Facebook page regarding the many “injustices” that she had been subjected to over the years.

Read More

Category: Parenting, Weird News
Pfizer.com
Pfizer.com
[

OMG! Birth Control Pill Recall

Pfizer is recalling approximately one million packets of birth control pills over concerns that the pills  might not have enough contraceptive in them to prevent pregnancy.  According to the company's website, it was a packaging error.

Read More

wesspicher
wesspicher
[

Creative Ways To Get Your Kids To Eat

I have a problem with my son. He will not eat!. I have tried a little bit of everything, rewards if he finishes his dinner. With holding toys, even fixing his favorite things. One night as I was hearing for the hundredth time "daddy I 'm not hungry" then  I had a little flashback moment.

Read More

wesspicher
wesspicher
[

Wes Needs A Family Car

I have been a fan of sports cars my entire life. As long as I can remember I have always wanted, lusted after, or just had to have a sports car. My first car was a 1973 Ford Pinto. I know it was horrible but it was followed by a 1979 Toyota Celica,

Read More

wesspicher
wesspicher
[

Wes’s Baby Addy Update, I Need Sleep!

 

Now that baby Addy is a little over a month old, I have a dilema. Not enough sleep! I know that babies have a 'schedule' that they like to stay on to eat, but don't let the picture fool you. She likes to let everyone know when she is not happy! Her grunts and groans kept me up this morning. I

David Paul Morris, Getty Images / eyeliam, Flickr
David Paul Morris, Getty Images / eyeliam, Flickr
[

Got a New Baby? Yes, There’s an App for That

Between feedings, diapers and naps, new parents have a lot to think about. And yes, for all you inquiring tech-savvy parents, there’s an app to help track all that. In fact, there are several. The real question, however, is, “Are they worth the download?”

Read More

Category: News, Parenting, Technology
wesspicher
wesspicher
[

Wes’s Baby Addy Update

Addy is here. She was born last Friday at 9:14am. She was 6 pounds and 18 1/2 inches long. 

Read More

wesspicher
wesspicher
[

Wes’s Baby Addy Update

Today is the Day! By the time you read this we will be in the hospital preparing for the arrival of my daughter. I could not be more excited and blessed.
I would like to say thanks to all of you for all of your advise and suggestions for my growing family

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://power959.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Register on Power 95.9 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a member? Sign up here

Register on Power 95.9 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!