Pirate Laws

So ye want to join the ranks of piratehood, do ye?
Well, there be a few laws ye will obey, then..
Today’s FamilyFirst pick is called Pirate Laws. The code of piratehood is summed up with 70 individual statutes.
Would ye like to hear a few? Arrrrr…
Pirates shall always wear boots, except in the case of a peg leg. Then one boot is acceptable. Flip-flops are right out.
No pirate shall ever wear a “fanny pack”.

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Gaga Gear

We haven’t coved a shopping site in a while, so, without further ado, may i present today’s FamilyFirst pick: Gaga Gear!
Gaga Gear’s mission is simple: they feature products and gear that support and promote natural family living.
But what I like about them is the fact that their site is so simple. Are you tired of slow-loading, ad-laden, Flash-overdone e-commerce sites? Me too. Gaga Gear gets their products out there for your perusing pleasure with a minimum of overdo.
One of the innovative products that they feature is one that wasn’t around when the wife and I were in the baby business: the sling baby carrier.

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Chocolate & Zucchini

To repeat myself yet another time, I LOVE cooking. Cooking allows one to be creative in a sense unlike any other. Sure, you have a recipe, but only the timid follow the directions to a tee. The rest of us EXPERIMENT!
Today’s FamilyFirst pick is called Chocolate & Zucchini. Its author is English-speaking Parisian Clotilde Dusoulier, who loves every food-related act, from shopping for the needed items to garnishing a plate to savorng the finished product, and recounts all of it with honest joy.
Here’s her mission:

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Brain Terrain


There are many uses for the Internet. Many people use it to communicate with family and friends, others use it for shopping and price comparisons. It is an excellent way to stay informed about local and national events, and you can even follow your favorite ball club, usually in real time. Many companies use it to gather information about consumers, potential customers, and product research. The Family First Site has found one that is very interesting, and you have a chance to win an Amazon gift certificate.

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