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Are we too Politically Correct?

It is generally agreed upon that political correctness does lend itself to helping keep the social oceans calm.  When people speak without using tact and without sensitivity to the feelings of those around them, there is a high chance of an encounter quickly spiraling out of control.  969 more words

Traditonal Family Values

Prime -Time-Parenting

Dear parents

We hope you liked our last year’s series with the joys of…… If you have not gone through everything, you will always find it again in older posts. 3,027 more words

Positive Parenting

Playful Parenting Every Day!

A few great reminders & how-to’s on being a playful parent (along with a dose of wonderful benefits)!



Philip Larkin, Dr Laura & 'Perfect' Parenting

What do Philip Larkin and Dr Laura Markham have in common? Well, Philip Larkin was a no-nonsense 20th century poet from Hull and Dr Laura Markham is an American Clinical Psychologist and founder of… 589 more words


Discipline vs. Punishment

I’ve read a lot of books about parenting. Some about how spanking is not a good form of punishment and others about how spanking should be used when a child is going to hurt themselves or others. 878 more words


She (continues to) Let Go.

   I just arrived home from a wonderful family vacation in Yosemite National Park. Our eldest son took this photo of me just after I had a long interaction with a beautiful butterfly which danced and circled all around me. 448 more words


Times have changed?

First.  I’d like to take the time to say sorry for being MIA.  I had something happen that sorta changed my life and I’m dealing with it.   938 more words