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The Fear Was Unnatural
A child hears a teacher say ticks carry lime disease and that certain people get sick if they contract the disease. Further she hears that deer sometimes die because of ticks.
Bring the Kids Meals Out First!!!
my family walks into the restaurant on vacation, I am hoping I chose a good
place to eat. Every parent knows the drill. Is it too fancy? Will we disturb
the couples? Can we actually ...
More Like a Slightly Unhappy Gnat
Perhaps your children are immune from an affliction that has needlessly ravaged my household. Oh, it began innocently enough, a toy here, a puzzle there and perhaps the odd game or two. In the end,...
The Compulsion of Tourettes
We've all heard, read, or been in the same room with a child who displays one or more symptom of Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) as well as those c...
Why Can't I Have It, Mommy?
One of the key phrases that a child uses against a parent is, "All of my friends are allowed to have that." A parent has no recourse but to respond in kind with, "Well, you aren't your friends, an...
Is Your Teen A Compulsive Spender?
Compulsive spending isn't limited to adults. Teens can have problems managing money as well. Sometimes overspending stems from overindulgent parents who want to make sure their child has everything...