People believe these lies, especially when they have the imprimatur of authority figures.
Last Friday night, I took my two kids to the local pizza place. My daughter, who is 6, and my son, who’s almost 3, had cheese pizza, chocolate milk, meatballs and breadsticks. After they ate, we went to the back to play ping pong and listen to the jukebox (my daughter wanted Katy Perry, my […]
Our friends at YourTango share a what a father can teach a daughter about beauty. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. I have never been conventionally beautiful, and in middle school, like so many of my peers, I reached maximum ugly...Show More Summary
Nigel Farage, the former leader of the UK Independence Party, believes the future may hold big things for Ivanka Trump. When asked about the US president-elect's daughter, Farage recently told Politico, "Oh my goodness gracious me. Thirty-six,...Show More Summary
File Under: Awwwwwwwwwwwwww!!!!!! Here's New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman holding his brand new baby daughter Lily -- the first time he's gone public about the kid. "My biggest #wcw of all time," Edelman posted on Instagram…
“While my wife was at work today, I had some fun modding our daughter's Magic SleepSuit,” from imgurian Bruck. (more…)
Katie Holmes can’t help but gush over her adorable daughter Suri! The 37-year-old actress and director was asked about their relationship in relation to her new movie All We Had, which is about a mother-daughter duo. “My daughter is an incredible little girl, and she was with me every step of the way, and I [...]
This week is the last week of school for my eldest daughter and on Wednesday I have to take a plate to share for the end of school party break up. I love baking a storm this time of year, but to be honest, it’s been so hot this week in Brisbane, I haven’t wanted to […]
Our nine-year-old, in a French playground, stares at the little boy’s mother. Slim, stylishly dressed, smoking… is it the woman’s cigarette that’s shocking our daughter? Back in Canada she’d rarely seen anybody smoking, and certainly not around children. As we watch, the young woman beckons her... Continue reading
Before I go on with this topic, I would first like to tell you a story about camping with my daughter in the backcountry. Believe it or not, she really Read more
I gave one of my daughters her first taste of eggnog (store-bought) when she was maybe seven years old. She sipped it and said, "Oh Mom, that's disgusting. Why did you give me that?" I thought, "sez the kid who eats sardines in mustard sauce." That's eggnog for you; people either love it or hate it. Show More Summary
The daughter of a woman killed and nearly decapitated on a Queens street allegedly by her jealous husband said her father had been threatening to kill her for years. “My dad was a very bad person, my mom didn’t deserve to die like that,” Shalhi Ronaldo Ramjaiwan, 30, told The Post in a phone interview...
I met Nate when I was 15 and he had just turned 18. It started off innocently – texting and some phone calls after the initial meeting. He soon became my first boyfriend and was everything parents don’t want their daughter’s first boyfriend to be. My mother wanted me to have nothing to do with... Continue reading
Lindsey: What is the definition of an aide and a paraprofessional in the states of Texas? Then what are their responsibilities? My daughter with profound Nonverbal Learning Disorder needs a Continue Reading ?
“Uh, here … talk to my daughter.”
On Friday December 2 I posted Steve Clapp’s Fixing the Food System in my series on Weekend Reading. His daughter has just written to tell me that Steve died on December 1 of acute leukemia, which he learned he had just six weeks earlier. I so hope that he was able to see his book, hold […]
My first preschool search for my now 5-year-old daughter wasn't exactly thorough. My criteria was very simple: I wanted a traditional preschool program that would take my non-potty-trained 2-year-old. I found exactly one (3 seems to be the more common age to start preschool in my suburban-Chicago area). Show More Summary
My daughter Pia is allergic to hazelnuts, and my girls and I have dairy allergies. Which is a bummer in general, but what made it even worse was not being able to enjoy Nutella! Creamy, chocolaty Nutella slathered on, well, everything. Sigh. I have videos of my little Coco as a toddler spreading the stuff […]
(And How to Fix Them). Welcome to this special edition of the This Is Your Life podcast. In this episode, Megan Hyatt Miller (my oldest daughter and Chief Operating Officer of Michael Hyatt & Company) and I discuss the top 10 mistakes that are derailing your goals. Goals are the solution we need to make meaningful progress in the areas […]
I know too many parents who are not as lucky. The child and adolescent mental health system needs urgent attention I can’t remember who noticed the marks on Sally’s arm first, but I remember the panic. I worked in a school, and I immediately knew what they were. Show More Summary