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The Parable of Raising Jem and Scout: Compassionate Parenting

I received the “Dad of the Year” award this week. When I bring my girls to school we are often early, so we spend five minutes or so parked in the car pool line each morning. 2,165 more words


Sorry ass men. pt 1

Why are some men just a sorry piece of shit? I mean what happened to the nice, respectable men this world used to have? Men, that young boys looked up to? 327 more words

That Kind of Mom

As I scroll through my Facebook I see photo’s of people and their children entering into the first day of school. It is nice, really, to be getting this started, I always look forward to this time of the year. 669 more words


The importance of routine, and how modern working conditions are a pain

So I am about to change shifts at work. Again. This will be the sixth time I believe. Something that was never mentioned up front, but something that is a regular practice amongst most retail companies. 877 more words

Meet the Teacher Night

SPECIAL EVENT – Sept. 4  5:30 – 7:30 pm

Students, mark your calendars to come and introduce me to your family… I can’t wait to meet everyone!

Special Event

10 Reasons Why Handheld Devices Should Be Banned for Children Under the Age of 12

The American Academy of Pediatrics and the Canadian Society of Pediatrics state infants aged 0-2 years should not have any exposure to technology, 3-5 years be restricted to one hour per day, and 6-18 years restricted to 2 hours per day (AAP 2001/13, CPS 2010). 879 more words


Even Caregivers Need a Helping Hand

Shirley was living in beach community when her neighbors saw her attempting to walk five miles to the grocery store in the middle of a 90-degree day. 286 more words