Just glad I’m a parent
Coping / Family / NaBloPoMo / Parenting

Just glad I’m a parent

Humvee parent: Ready to roll over rough terrain (challenges) and rescue your child. Helicopter parent: Pays extremely close attention to your child’s life and tends to be overly involved. Sweeps obstacles out of child’s path or solves problems for child, whether they need them or not. Lawnmower parent: Removes obstacles from an adult child’s path. … Continue reading

Bravo Grover Washington Jr. Middle School!
Education / Entertainment / NaBloPoMo

Bravo Grover Washington Jr. Middle School!

Today Torie and I watched some of the most talented students on stage. Grover Washington Jr. Middle School put on Disney’s “Aladdin Jr.” as its third annual musical production this weekend and It was magical. The cast’s and crew’s months of preparation really showed. It was clear that the school, on Philadelphia’s East Olney Avenue, … Continue reading