PARENTS NEED TO COUNT THE KIDS

Parents of current times seem to have generated an important check-list question when leaving home with the kids in tow. Back in the day (an expression which was frequently used when the elders, folks my age, started talking about yesteryear) – when parents were living life with less stress –…

PARENT TIME AT THE CONVENTION

                 My Daddy is better than your Mommie The Democrats roll in to Philly this week and the Ringling Brothers Circus, second act, with magic fanfare, costumes and just perfect make-up will be all about thrilling or disgusting the viewing public. Is this…

PARENTS FORGET THAT KID’S LIVES MATTER

The question parents keep asking goes something like this: “What do I tell my children about the recent racial violence in America?” Well, parents, if you’d been on your job, which is that of preparing children for life, there would not now be a panic search for answers . Whether…

STOP THE KILLING

“But not in my neighborhood” is the all too familiar phrase we hear folks utter when killings happen just around their corner. 4-year-old Salvador Esparza III was visiting Altadena from his home in Monrovia, just a short easterly drive down the 210 freeway, when a bullet to his head prevented…