Dad hopes for rain while son spends the night at his grandmother’s, so he can play video games guilt free

A local dad is hoping for rain while his son spends the night at his grandmothers so the ‘sun doesn’t judge him’ for wanting to play PlayStation all day.

‘I’ve never been so proud and annoyed at the same time…’ Tired parents say four-year-old reaches next stage of potty training

A pair of local parents say their four-year-old is leaving them both proud and exhausted as he enters the next stage of potty training. Learn more here.

‘We should have had him take a nap…’ Over-tired kid triggered by trains and pizza

Parents say they made a huge mistake by letting their four-year-old skip his nap...but by the time they realized it, it was too late in the day. That let to a pizza and trains melt down/laugh fest.

Black and white blankie and waffles…three-year-old shares nighttime conversation with parents

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (FTN) - A three-year-old who refused to sleep Wednesday night shared why with his parents. Parents Chris and Ami Essex say their son, Alex, would not go to sleep on Wednesday. After watching an episode of one of the shows they watch together, they could still hear him talking to himself in … Continue reading Black and white blankie and waffles…three-year-old shares nighttime conversation with parents

Mom finds pile of contraband in toddler’s bed

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (FTN) - A Vigo County mom has accused her toddler of trying to smuggle illegal toys in his bed before bedtime. The reported incident happened on Saturday night. Three-year-old Alex Essex's mom, Ami, said she find several car type toys buried within the sheets and blankets. The toys reportedly included things like … Continue reading Mom finds pile of contraband in toddler’s bed

Parents wake up in panic when toddler is still asleep at 9 a.m.

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (FTN) - Two Terre Haute parents woke up in a panic when their two-year-old decided to sleep in. It happened on Tuesday at a southern Vigo County home. Parents Chris and Ami Essex said their toddler, Alex, usually wakes up between 7:30 and 8:00 a.m. each morning. Tuesday was different. "If Alex … Continue reading Parents wake up in panic when toddler is still asleep at 9 a.m.