Posts tagged "Teenagers"

Raising Kids Requires Patience, Humor, and a Good Memory

Sixteen years ago I received the best advice in the form of a baby shower gift.  Inside a beautifully wrapped gift box was a gorgeous baby blanket lovingly crocheted by the wife of a co-worker.  Attached to the blanket was a note written by Earl, a sixty-something father of four, grandfather of six.  It simply said: ... Read more »

Mom's Taxi At Your Service

I can officially add “chauffeuring the boy on a double date” to my list of things I never thought I’d take part in.  I was informed the day before he would not be joining us for his birthday dinner as he had other plans for this particular night. Like anything with this kid–information is often... Read more »