What’s A Guy To Do? When Your Marriage Falls Apart.
Nov21

What’s A Guy To Do? When Your Marriage Falls Apart.

Hanging on By the Skin of Your Teeth You’ve been married for two decades. You’ve put your heart and soul into your relationship. It’s taken all of your time, energy, and your youth, but you have never fallen out of love with the girl of your dreams. It all started out as an adventure, but now you’ve hit too many bumps in the road and you don’t know if you can hang on any longer. When a marriage starts to...

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Top Ways To Keep Your Kids Safe At Home
Oct19

Top Ways To Keep Your Kids Safe At Home

Top Ways to Keep Your Kids Safe at Home It’s not a foregone conclusion that your children are safe just because you’re in the comfort of your own home. It’s still up to you as a parent to ensure that you childproof your residence and do everything in your power to make it a safe environment for your kids. Here are three easy ways to do it: 1) Get 24-hour protection Homessecurity.com and other providers offer...

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Is Someone’s Reputation Worth The Abuse Of A Child?
Jul01

Is Someone’s Reputation Worth The Abuse Of A Child?

Is someone’s reputation worth the abuse of a child?     I often wonder how many people suspected a neighbor, friend, family member, teacher or favorite coach might be abusing a child, but didn’t want to say anything because it might damage the abuser’s reputation.   You might think … “What if I’m wrong?”. A false accusation could ruin an innocent person. BUT! What if you are...

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Van Envy Struggles Of A Car-Pooling Mom
Mar30

Van Envy Struggles Of A Car-Pooling Mom

Van Envy Struggles Of A Car-Pooling Mom It’s been several years since my son was part of the Saturday-morning Kid’s Bowling League, but my struggles with “Van Envy” continue. It started when my son first joined the bowling league at the age of eight.  Every Saturday I would round up a herd of boys and girls, pack them into my (brand name deleted to protect the guilty) piece-of-crap van and set off on my thirty...

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Eight Ways To Be A Great Modern Parent
Mar12

Eight Ways To Be A Great Modern Parent

Eight Ways To Be A Great Modern Parent   Trying to make certain decisions for your children need not only be for practical reasons but the wisdom to realize the long term aspects as well. In today’s world, most parents are deviating from the way they were brought up, as they feel the need to adapt to changing times in the relationship with their children. Good parenting requires patience and a lot of effort to make your...

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Parents Are Allowed To Make Mistakes
Apr05

Parents Are Allowed To Make Mistakes

Parents Are Allowed To Make Mistakes…. And so are their children.. photo credit: opensourceway Admitting you were wrong and learning from mistakes – just might make you an approachable parent. Lets face it – we are not perfect and we make mistakes. As adults and as parents we have all made our fair share of mistakes.  The thing is to learn from them, atone for them, apologize and then move on is the key. But as you read this...

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