Editor’s Note: May 7 marks the 10th annual National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day. According to the Substance Abuse and…
Let me set the scene: 1) my grandpa had Alzheimer’s 2) He had just moved in with my family 3)…
Benjamin Franklin made my life better – and I’m not talking about the 100 dollar
I often find myself wishing I was an only child, but then quickly change my mind when I think about what I would be without my siblings, not being able to have those people to bother constantly and learn important life lessons.
When I think about my brother and sister not knowing the language, I get annoyed, but I’m also annoyed at myself for not learning it all fast enough.
I hope that families struggling financially will find it easier to support their children and talk frankly about what is happening.
You only have the family you are given, don’t forget that.
Back when I was 11,I hated my older brother. We had nothing in common, and nothing was ever going to…
I understood why they didn’t want me talking to him. It was partly to protect me, so I wouldn’t have to have those unpleasant conversations; but mostly it was for him, to give him a reason to get clean.