Parent-Teacher Conference – Are you prepared?

Indeed, we are back in school!  Parent-teacher conferences have begun or soon will.  Are you ready?  Have you prepared for the meeting?  You have 10 minutes.  What are your concerns, questions and or needs?  Teachers (in general) have prepared to Read more…


Parenting 000: Wings To Fly

  “I want my child to love football!” “I want mine to love basketball!” “Mine had better learn to love music!” Most of us want our kids to love what we love, do what we love, follow in our footsteps. Read more…


Parenting 000: Parents, Where Are You?

I saw the horrified look on the boy’s face as he watched his bike fly out into the street.  Through traffic, across 4 lanes, it finally landed in the middle of a busy 8-lane highway!  I watched the boy in Read more…


Parenting 000

I find a fair amount of enjoyment in watching parents today interact and raise their children.   I do enjoy seeing my own children as parents now and, quite frankly, think that they are doing a great job — after all Read more…