Family

The Oxymorons of Parenting

Lately I've been realizing there are discrepancies in the things I am telling my son. Most recently, I told my son that he needs to come to me if he needs help setting a dispute with his sister or with a playmate.  So the minute he did, what was my reply? "Don't be a tattle-tale."… Continue reading The Oxymorons of Parenting

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Why I Dislike Walmart

I really don't like Walmart. Really. It borders on detest. Let me preface by saying I am not an elitist, I don't think I'm "too good" to shop there, nor do I begrudge anyone who does choose Walmart over other choices. My reasons are also not political in nature. While I think it's a shame… Continue reading Why I Dislike Walmart