BACK TO SCHOOL!!!
So this one is a little ambiguous and whimsical. I have to create the scene for you to fully understand this. My brother and my sister in law are in my parents family room with their 2 kids. She said hey I rented A Goofy movie. I was like, cute. She then goes on to [...]
Ways I escaped my dark place
IS my color all that important?
Dear Lil J, It is July, 1987, and you have just turned 5. I know for a fact 5 was/is a milestone age for you. I also know you know how to read by now (a little). I just want to say to you, have fun. No one is 5 forever and in your [...]
Disclaimer: This is an opinion piece. Welcome to America where we have freedom of speech. Unless you have been living under a rock for the past 30 years the name Donald Trump would mean nothing to you. The self proclaimed millionaire/businessman turned president stunned us all at the 2016 presidential election. He actually won! A [...]
What happened to our education system? When I was a wee lad in school there were 6 basic academic concentrations we had to learn. English/Lang. Arts, Math, Science, History, Arts (art and music) and Physical education. A lot of emphasis was put on the first 4 but the arts and Phys ed were always put [...]
We have all heard the phrase “nothing is new under the sun”. A common phrase, right? For those hearing it for the first time it simply means if you are seeing it or hearing it today and it’s new to you, its not. It was said or done before. For those of us who grew [...]
Age ain't nothing but a number? 🤔 When I was growing up, I was asked a whimsical question. “What is old to you”? As I got older the answer (of course) has changed. As I creep up on my late 30’s I have noticed a big shift in age appropriateness and what's “normal” for certain [...]