Category Archives: Parenting

Marriage Prospectives

It seems to me…. “Love – A temporary insanity curable by marriage.” ~ Ambrose Bierce[1]. It cannot be determined why or when our ancestors became basically monogamous but it possibly was as early as 2 million years ago with the … Continue reading

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They Are Just Kids

It seems to me…. “Our sires’ age was worse than our grandsires’. We, their sons, are more worthless than they; so in our turn we shall give the world a progeny yet more corrupt.” ~ Horace[1], Book III of Odes, … Continue reading

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Educational Disparity

It seems to me…. “When you allow racial disparity and institutional inequity to affect one part of the country, eventually it’s coming back to get everyone.” ~ Tim Wise[1]. Many children for some reason continue to make very poor selection … Continue reading

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Parenting: Free-Range vs. Helicopter

It seems to me…. “You know your children are growing up when they stop asking you where they came from and refuse to tell you where they’re going.” ~ P. J. O’Rourke. We always hear that every child is unique, … Continue reading

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