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Parenting in this day and age

Have you been listening to the songs on the radio recently? Have you watched any of the shows on TV recently? It really is a challenge for someone who is a parent trying to raise their child on values that you grew up. We never had to worry about listening to songs that talked about [...]

Bringing up Kids

It is a very scary and daunting task – bringing up children and getting them prepared to face the world fraught of all kinds of dangers, teaching them to make the right decision, learning from their mistakes. It is also the most rewarding of tasks you will ever do in your entire life or lives. [...]

To work or not to work…

I am sure there are countless mothers who go through this dilemma in their lives – do I go to work or do I stay home and raise kids? For some there is not much of a choice – you have to pay bills and put food on the table – you have to go [...]

Secret of taking the ACT/SAT successfully

For those not familiar with the ACT and SAT – it is the American College Test and the Scholastic Aptitude Test are the standardized tests that are taken in the United Sates by 11th graders in order to get into college. The scores on those tests are what the colleges use to sift the wheat [...]

Decision time

Sometimes I wish I had a crystal ball so that I could tell my kids if the choices they made are the right ones. Sometimes I wish I could tell if the choices I made are the right ones. This time of life is hard – both for parents and children. This time meaning summer [...]