Beating the Bully {Part 2}

BULLYING ON THE PLAYGROUND  (SCHOOLS) In the first post of this series, I gave some insights on bullying and shared some of my own experiences with my kids and one of my niece. How we have have overcome some situations and how I choose to […]

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Beating the Bully {Part 1}

  Call it intimidation, strong-arming, harassment or whatever you like. Dress it in pink and tie a bow around it. Candy coat it and cover with a slight dust of powdered sugar. Heck, even give a few well earned ‘stripes’ and an official title if […]

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Let’s talk about sex, parents

Upon marking exam papers the other day, an educator read a grade 8 child’s answer to a question about why kids don’t feel free to talk to their parents about sex. The student gave 3 points that all came down to the parents who do […]

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Thank you for the music?

    “It’s warming up… Can you feel it? Seems like you’re ready for more, more, more… Let’s just kiss till we’re naked.   I love that dress but you won’t need it anymore…”     Do these words look familiar? Not? It’s the Bruno […]

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