The Five Words I’ll Never Say to My Children Again
“When a mom says, ‘Don’t make me tell Daddy’ or ‘Wait until Daddy gets home,’ the child concludes that the father is the source of power, the one who wields justice, who enforces right and wrong,” Laura Markham, Ph.D., a child psychologist and author of Peaceful Parent, Happy Kids, tells Yahoo Parenting. “You’re teaching your kids that their father is to be feared and their mother is not in charge—we don’t really have to care what Mom thinks, except in so far as she will tattle on us.” Not…
Former Penn State football assistant coach Jerry Sandusky was sentenced to no less than 30 years in prison for the sexual abuse of multiple boys during his tenure as coach. A number of Penn State officials were fired, including Coach Joe Paterno. The program was also hit with a $60 miilion fine.
Start being yourself, genuinely and proudly. – Trying to be anyone else is a waste of the person you are. Be yourself. Embrace that individual inside you that has ideas, strengths and beauty like no one else. Be the person you know yourself to be – the best version of you – on your terms. Above all, be true to YOU, and if you cannot put your heart in it, take yourself out of it. Just one example.