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A Hot Vacation Destination For Families With Children

» by June 1st, 2010 at 12:16 pm » Comments (0)

Vacations are no doubt a luxury item and usually one of the first things to be cut when money gets tight. Yet, as a mother, I always like to try and do something for the kids during the summer. This year we’ve already gone to Florida but still I wondered if there was something fun […]



You Wouldn’t Believe Why The Cops Were Called On My Son While I Was Away…

» by May 5th, 2010 at 7:47 pm » Comments (0)

I know. That title isn’t great but I promise the story makes up for it. A couple of weeks ago most of my family went to Florida on vacation during the school break. My less-than-a-month-from-seventeen year old son decided to stay home. After much consideration, conversation, and instruction we decided it would be all right […]



Parental Peer Pressure

» by April 1st, 2010 at 6:33 am » Comments (0)

When I graduated from high school I thought I could finally wave goodbye to peer pressure. Imagine my surprise when ten years later I encountered a new kind of peer pressure – one my mother never warned me about. One I’m not sure even existed twenty years ago. Parental peer pressure – that feeling that […]