A Parent’s Thoughts On Joe Paterno’s Legacy
Jan24

A Parent’s Thoughts On Joe Paterno’s Legacy

A Parents Thoughts On Joe Paterno’s Legacy The death of the beloved Joe Paterno has left many people with conflicted and confused emotions. Many would only like to think of all the good he has done in his life. Others can only see how many children he turned a blind eye to who could have been saved had he chosen a different path. But the majority is somewhere in the middle and are confused about how they should feel. On one...

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What You Should Know About Child Abuse and The Media
Dec07

What You Should Know About Child Abuse and The Media

Child Abuse & The Media While all the hoopla and media coverage dies down about the Penn State, Syracuse, Citadel and the Hollywood minor actors Child Sex Abuse Scandals, I worry that our attention span for the next salacious article has made many forget that underlying the headlines of the cover up, unraveling of institutions and the take down of “model” citizens – the real story is about hellacious crimes against children. The...

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It Takes More Than A Village To Protect A Child
Nov16

It Takes More Than A Village To Protect A Child

It Takes More Than A Village To Protect A Child Last night I had this very weird dream….I dreamed I was in a huge moral dilemma I can’t for the life of me remember what it was I just woke feeling the weight of the world on my back. In trying to figure out what the dream meant and what I was thinking about that could actually cause me to have a visceral feeling that I had not made the “right” choice as I awoke. I think back to the...

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Breaking The Silence Of Penn State
Nov16

Breaking The Silence Of Penn State

Breaking the silence The news that “just” broke that Penn State University Coaches, Administration and just about everyone involved with the football team knew that Sandusky was abusing children and looked away abused these children a second time. I am disgusted, saddened and outraged that this abuse continued to go on for so long. When Joe Paterno told Sandusky he “was not to bring children to Penn State” shows he knew and just did...

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Hide The Porn The Kids Are Watching
Nov05

Hide The Porn The Kids Are Watching

Dads, Porn, The Internet and Their Children! A very high percentage of men view porn on line – this is not a shocking revelation for many of us – and it is legal, and their free choice. This is not a blog about men and pornography (although we do have much to say about the topic) this is a blog about dads, pornography, the internet and their children.  As parents we are faced with daily challenges as our children drop “proverbial”...

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