An Appeal To My More-Or-Less-Adult Daughters

A Letter To My “Adult” Daughters Dear Girls, I want you to think back. Waaaaay back. Back to a time…

The Satisfaction Of Raising A Decent Kid

Raising A Decent Kid It really is true what they say, that as parents, we often never get to see…

Words You Never Want To Hear From Your Teen

Words You Never Want to Hear From Your Teen “I’m pregnant.” “Last night. What? I can’t remember.” “I’m in the…

Obama Imitates Selfie Taking Daughters During High School Speech

Obama Imitates Selfie Taking Daughters During High School Speech President Obama knows teens. He proved just how well he knows…

A Healthy Dose Of Sarcasm Is Really A Gift

I remember back to when Dave and I were first married and we started kicking around the idea of having…

You Really Shouldn’t Judge A Book

I love people. Really, I do. The majority of them, anyway. And one of the things I love most is…

A New Dangerous Social Media Trend, ‘The Cutting Challenge’, Has Parents Concerned

The latest social media trend for teens is known as the ‘Cutting Challenge’ and it has parents seriously concerned. Experts…

What Happens When Your Son Plays Too Many Video Games

This is just too funny! During a recent trip to the doctor’s office, this young man was asked how he…

What You Need To Know About 6-Foot Trick-or-Treaters

Sometimes kids want to stop time too. This mom reminds us that when a bunch of “big kids” show up on our door on Halloween that maybe they’re just trying to hold on to being a kid.