November 23, 2017

Middle school phone wars

cellphone kids crossing street

By Julie Samrick The verdict is still out whether or not the MTV effect will work on my sixth grader. When I was his age my mom delayed letting me watch MTV long enough that by the time I had the freedom to watch it, I’d never developed the habit and lost interest. My son… Read more

“Mommy, I Need You” by Caroline Taylor

stressed mom

Today on Facebook I read a posting from a mom who I used to know in high school. Back then I knew her as a kind, outgoing, bright, funny identical twin who came from a well-off family. This was reinforced in my mind when I remembered she and her twin sister received matching BMW 320I’s… Read more