Tagged: Becky Kapsalis

No excuses

We send a wrong message to our kids when we make excuses or blame others for our kids’ bad behavior. I’m told of a mother whose 12-year-old child (fictitious name, Plato) was being bullied...

Oh! My aching back

Have you picked up your high school kid’s backpack lately? Oh my gosh! My husband picked up our high school granddaughter’s backpack and was astounded at its heaviness. He also offered to carry her...

The time of their lives

Back in my day we learned shorthand to expedite the letters our bosses needed to get the word of their businesses out to the public.  The words used were fully said, but the transcription...