Children

Why Did James Rehborn’s Obituary Go Viral?

James Rehborn passed away earlier this year. It is not current news so you may have missed it. But his obituary touched many people, and I thought it was worth a comment.

50 Things Your Kids Probably Don't Know About You

My son, who is 13, and I were driving to soccer practice. We were talking about the team and the season. I think he was playing a game on my phone (most likely, Clash of Clans) so his contribution to the conversation was pretty much single words. Then he looks up and asks, “What’s it like in university?”.

What Parents Can Do To Keep Teenage Drivers Safe

“Can I borrow the car?”. How many times have Moms and Dads around the world heard this question? Millions? Billions? When you are a teenager, there is something about the freedom of driving that is irresistible. Many of us never lose that feeling.

What Life Lessons Should You Leave For Your Kids?

Sometimes life can feel like an endless series of tests. Big. Small. Mental. Emotional. Physical. There is always something that will challenge us. But those tests are what inspire us to learn and grow. Our kids can benefit tremendously from our experiences.

Six Things Your Kids Need To Hear From You

When you become a parent, there is nothing more important than your kids. It is an instinct buried in our DNA that changes how we think and act.

Talking to Your Child About Passing On

Death is a topic of discussion that most of us would rather avoid, particularly if it is with kids. Having an open dialog will help them understand and be prepared should it happen to someone close to them.