Posts tagged "home alone"

Flooded, with water and emotions

Flooded, with water and emotions
Last week I experienced the strange scenario of not being able to physically get to my child. Knowing that you are separated and there is nothing you can do about it is a frustrating experience, to say the least. Terrifying may be a better word. It was also rather educational. My daughter’s father and I... Read more »

How old is old enough to stay home alone?

A right of tween passage is being left home alone.  Another right of tween passage is often the first babysitting job. But at what age should those happen, and do parents get to decide? Or does the state law determine when your tween is ready to be left without parental supervision, or when they become... Read more »