Posts tagged "Facebook"

My top 10 addictions

I have to admit, I hate all those silly online games like Candy Crush and Farmville. I think they are a waste of time and brain cells.  And every time I get a request, my response is, um, well, not exactly nice.     But every once in a while, I see these little number... Read more »

Why I won’t allow my Tween to have a facebook account

As I’m sitting with Little Woman at lunch today, she tells me the story of two boys at her school that got into a fistfight yesterday. I immediately raised an eyebrow and asked for details.  Turns out Boy A posted a picture of his dog on facebook. Boy B then posted a comment that he... Read more »

I’m a jerk because I won’t buy my kid a cell phone

Little Woman wants a cell phone, she’s been bugging me for a year now, just because “all my other friends have one.” As if I don’t have enough to worry about in these pre-teen years, specifically boobs, boys and hormonal tantrums. Now this. My answer has been and will be for years: HELL-TO-THE-NO! When she... Read more »

Blogging and social media killed my family. Or so my kids think...

Blogging and social media killed my family. Or so my kids think...
So as I’m sitting at my desk this evening, trying to get some constructive writing done, Little Woman taps me on the shoulder and says “I made a card for you.” Awwww! I know, cute, right?! I pluck my earphones off, swing my chair around and give her my full attention. She then reads to me, in... Read more »