I have just a few things to say about tossing a teenage girl across a classroom. Until now, I’ve refrained from this, but when I heard a moronic CNN talking head blathering on and then, blame the teacher for not having control of her classroom, I saw red. Now, I’ll admit, we don’t know the entire . . .
Today, I'm raising the curtain on something that's a parent's nightmare. What follows is content that will disturb you, and yet it's something that every parent needs to know about in order to do their best to protect their children. Netflix sent me an email last month promoting a documentary . . .
This began as a post about saying goodbye and then morphed into one about mean girls. I don't think that's an accident. The stories in Dumped, Women Unfriending Women continue to swirl around in my head, along with so many questions that don't have good answers. When grown women are mean to one . . .
These pretty pops of petal appeared in our courtyard one 80-degree March day. Since we live in northern California, we are not supposed to have 81-degree March days. Our daily highs for March are supposed to be around 65 degrees. But this year we went straight from winter to spring and it started in . . .
Our world is consumed by violence and it's only getting worse. While international horrors have taken center stage lately, closer-to-home killings at Sandy Hook and other places have faded into the public's background. But I haven't forgotten. We all, all of us, bemoan our violent culture and want . . .