BabyBlues5-23-14blog

Boo-boo? There’s An App for That!

“Mom, I have a boo-boo on my feener!” Toddlers and preschoolers have a lot of interesting—if not always decipherable—ways to describe a cut or scrape, or where it hurts. There is plenty of lively discussion about the perks or drawbacks of teaching kids … Continue reading

Cartoonists Demand Action video

Baby Blues is included, along with twenty-two other cartoonists, in the latest “Demand A Plan/Demand Action” video. It’s a call to action for people and our leaders and representatives to take steps to end gun violence. There is no one particular … Continue reading




Halloween: Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Glue Guns

I don’t really know how it started. It could’ve been when we made our younger daughter into the comic strip character Nancy as a nod to my friend and partner Jerry Scott. At the time, Jerry was drawing and writing … Continue reading



Hmmm. 7 Weird Things Babies Do and Why—Parenting.com

Jerry and I are always on the lookout for subject matter for the strip. No offense, but generally, stories about something funny your kids said or did don’t cut it. They’re usually only funny to the family. That goes for … Continue reading


New Mom Guide: Going Out with Baby—Parenting.com

Here’s an article I’m sure will be of interest to new moms (and dads). It’s about preparing for different types of outings with the baby. When I got to the last one—”Blowout Kit”—I have to say, that’s not exactly what … Continue reading