Posts in category "parenting tips"

I am a recovering cyberchondriac

I am a recovering cyberchondriac
I am a recovering cyberchondriac.  Every time my husband or daughters’ complain of not feeling well, I rush to the internet to google their symptoms.   Simple rashes turn into lupus.  Tired and extreme thirst has to be diabetes.   A pain in the right side is automatically a ruptured appendix.  A headache is a brain tumor.   Last week, my... Read more »

Seven ways Chicago parents can help CPS kids

Seven ways Chicago parents can help CPS kids
I am glad I don’t have to wear Barbara Byrd Bennett’s shoes.  Mayor Rahm won’t help her find enough money and yet she’s responsible for repairing our city’s broken hearts–the CPS kids. Over 50 Chicago Public School closings forcing thousands of students to relocate to other buildings, leaving a laundry list of potential problems ranging from safety concerns to... Read more »

Nine powerful parenting strategies from the REAL Dean of Parents

Nine powerful parenting strategies from the                              REAL Dean of Parents
The Dean of Parents is passionate about empowering all parents with tips, strategies and resources to set their kids up for academic and social success and, well—get their shit together.  If my code name offends you, thanks for the power.  I do not proclaim to know everything about parenting.   There are days when I question... Read more »
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