Sometimes inspiration can come unexpectedly: just riding along listening to a Bob Dylan CD, for example.
There is a sea of parenting books to choose from. Here is what worked for me and my children, when, and why.
Kids see their aunts as either cool or embarrassing. Here's how to boost your relationship with your nieces and nephews and get them to think you're the coolest aunt ever.
If you awake in the middle of sleep with a dream in mind, write it down. Its story may be transformative.
The explanation of child support is a payment ordered by the courts for a non-custodial parent to pay a custodial-parent to help pay for the welfare and care of a young child. And thus began the history of the United States child support system in the 19th century.
This is a basic about the trails of an American mother learning the UK system of schooling.
You can’t be a bird if you don’t have the feathers to prove it.
A letter to my children to let them know just how much I care about them.
My dedication to all mothers around the world. Hope you have a wonderful Mother's Day today and every day for the rest of your lives.
My grandson asked me to help him with a story he had to write for his school homework.
Brief review of the 2004 film "Mean Creek", starring Josh Peck
It is important in this computerised age that the younger generation are stimulated to develop their writing skills in order to carry on the tradition.
In higher worlds the concept of traditional marriage does not exist. At the level of a paradisiacal order the union between a man and a woman is voluntary, sacred, free, strong, and entered into without compulsion by authorites to remain in it when the need for a new experience has ar...
I have been recovering from drug abuse for 2 yrs, 7 mos, and 24 days. If I were to script my journey and the gifts I would like at the beginning of this process, I surely would have short-changed myself! It is so important for recovering parents to remember that our children were hu...
This is a true adoption story from our biological mother told to her biological daughter. All names have been changed to protect the innocent. No organization, work places, cities, towns or states are mentioned.
How can we encourage our children to get fitter and exercise?
My third life dream is to be a mommy. How I shared the news of our pregnancy with my husband, and my husband's wonderfully silly reaction.
A child is a seed. In the future they will become a tree. What fruits will your trees grow?
Parenting is hard work, but it doesn't have to be complicated. Here are some ideas on how to be a great parent by keeping it simple.
A short story written in first-person present tense about family, love, a child's curiosity, betrayal and forgiveness.
The second Sunday in May is observed as Mothers Day. Whether our mother is here in physical form or just a beautiful memory, let us honor her with love.
A piece I wrote about my precious little one and how I pray some the influences I cannot affect around her spare the natural, beautiful innocence and imagination children are born with.
Children don't have as much opportunity to use their imaginations as they used to. When they do get the chance, however, it is a beautiful, magical thing.
A quick observation on race, and our girls. What message a simple doll carries.
Bath a city in Somerset, England - a place worth travelling to.