This is Why We Hate Each Other

The following is based on a true incident. This could be your life. It might be mine, but if you have kids it’s happened to you. A paralyzing silence permeates the house. It’s silent treatment time for the grownups. The weekend has been looong and tensions are running high. A couple of hours ago the teen andContinue reading “This is Why We Hate Each Other”

‘My Daddy Got Fired’ – Talking To Kids About Job Loss

“My daddy got fired.” I flinched a little when I heard those words blurted out by my then-five year old daughter to a random barista at a coffee shop. Ouch! Here’s something I wrote about talking to your kids about unemployment for AOL Jobs.