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What 24/7 Looks Like

February 14, 2014

My mother had a few memorable quotes about raising children. She used to say, “Little kids, little problems. Big kids, big problems.” That may be true for most families, but there are many families with little kids who have “big problems”. A perfect example of this is the family who sent me a letter last […]

Christmas Mourning in Newtown

December 24, 2012

On the afternoon of December 14th, I was shopping in a small, family-owned store. I knew about the shooting in Newtown, but not many specifics. As I was paying for my gifts, the daughter of the owner recited the latest details from her computer: “The number is closer to thirty than twenty and most of […]