October 2018 - Don’t be a Lawn Mower—Be Fertilizer!

October 2018 - Don’t be a Lawn Mower—Be Fertilizer!

You hear so much talk today about parents becoming “lawnmower parents.”  These parents mow down any and all obstacles even before a child knows there is an obstacle.  This parent picks teachers, picks playmates, referees disagreements in children, goes out of town with a child if a party invite does not come. Instead of lawn…

June 2018 - Be Summer Safe...Child Safe

June 2018 - Be Summer Safe...Child Safe

Summertime and the living is easy!  Such is the line from an old musical.  Children love summer and its freedom.   But, children must be prepared for summer in the way that you prepare for school. Frighteningly, more child abductions take place in the summer.  Teach your child about stranger safety.   Child predators live among us. …