WE’RE ALL NUMBER 1: HOW SPORTS IS SUPPOSED TO TEACH US ABOUT LIFE

“Play hard or go home.” teach them young When your child is young, it is very important to teach them about winning and losing. Only problem is that in today’s … Continue reading WE’RE ALL NUMBER 1: HOW SPORTS IS SUPPOSED TO TEACH US ABOUT LIFE

ENTERTAINMENT BABYSITTERS: WHY DO WE EXPECT OUR ENTERTAINMENT TO CARE FOR OUR CHILDREN

“They have a job, but not raising our children.” not their parents Whenever I see parents get angry at the celebrities for letting their children down, it always struck me … Continue reading ENTERTAINMENT BABYSITTERS: WHY DO WE EXPECT OUR ENTERTAINMENT TO CARE FOR OUR CHILDREN

SCIENCE OF PARENTING: WHAT MAKES WOMEN CLOSER THAN MEN

“We are not like them.” the job aint easy You ever hear people say that the job of raising children is not an easy? Well, it is; I don’t have … Continue reading SCIENCE OF PARENTING: WHAT MAKES WOMEN CLOSER THAN MEN

OPERATION REDISTRIBUTION: THE IMPACT OF SCHOOL CLOSURES IN CHICAGO

“Where do they go from here?” I have been following the school closures in the city of Chicago for some time now. Some of the schools closing made sense and … Continue reading OPERATION REDISTRIBUTION: THE IMPACT OF SCHOOL CLOSURES IN CHICAGO

NOT WORTH THE TROUBLE: WHY I DON’T WANT KIDS

“Saving myself from what could be a disaster.” Since becoming an adult I have been pondering over the idea of whether I want to become a parent someday or not. … Continue reading NOT WORTH THE TROUBLE: WHY I DON’T WANT KIDS

PARENTLESS BOND: WHY MEN’S ATTACHMENT WITH KIDS ISN’T THE SAME AS WOMEN

“Her bond is different than our bond.” When a woman is pregnant, there is a bond she creates with her child that no man is able to understand. The following … Continue reading PARENTLESS BOND: WHY MEN’S ATTACHMENT WITH KIDS ISN’T THE SAME AS WOMEN

PARENTAL BEHAVIOR: WHY YOU SHOULD WATCH HOW YOU VERBALLY COMMUNICATE RESPECT TO THE OTHER PARENT

“They see and hear everything, so be careful how you speak.” For me growing up, I saw my mother and father have disagreements. Not understanding at my age that arguing … Continue reading PARENTAL BEHAVIOR: WHY YOU SHOULD WATCH HOW YOU VERBALLY COMMUNICATE RESPECT TO THE OTHER PARENT

MAKING THEIR DECISIONS FOR THEM: WHY PARENTS HAVE TO LET GO AND LET LIVE

“Eventually they have to go into the world on their own.” When you are an infant, your parents job is to care for you. When you are a toddler, their … Continue reading MAKING THEIR DECISIONS FOR THEM: WHY PARENTS HAVE TO LET GO AND LET LIVE

PARENTAL TOUGHNESS: CAN BEING TOO STRICT HURT YOUR RELATIONSHIP WITH YOUR KID

“Structure is good, but too much can be problematic.” Structure, discipline, and respect; just a few demands that strict parents enforce on their children. You are given a strict time … Continue reading PARENTAL TOUGHNESS: CAN BEING TOO STRICT HURT YOUR RELATIONSHIP WITH YOUR KID

LETTING GO: HARDSHIPS OF PUSHING CHILDREN INTO THE WORLD

“They’re not going to be young forever.” When growing up, parents are very protective of their young. Understandably so because it’s your job to protect them. But at some point … Continue reading LETTING GO: HARDSHIPS OF PUSHING CHILDREN INTO THE WORLD

HAPPY FATHER’S DAY: WHAT DOES THIS DAY MEAN TO YOU

“I may not have children, but what a feeling it must be.” Today is the day we celebrate all the fathers in society. The men who are the protectors of … Continue reading HAPPY FATHER’S DAY: WHAT DOES THIS DAY MEAN TO YOU

PARENTAL DISDAIN: WHY SOME PARENTS DON’T LOVE THEIR CHILDREN

“No love for someone that is apart of you: cold-blooded.” To believe that there are parents who don’t love their children is a shocking reality. How could you not love … Continue reading PARENTAL DISDAIN: WHY SOME PARENTS DON’T LOVE THEIR CHILDREN