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Political correctness is shaping how teachers talk to parents. Let me translate for you. •Your son has a remarkable ability in gathering needed information from his classmates. (He was caught cheating on a test). • Karen is an endless fund of energy and viability. (The hyperactive monster can’t stay seated for five minutes). • Fantastic imagination! Unmatched in his capacity ... Read More »

Oh Baby, Here’s A Deal

Looking for another way to save money….Babies R Us and Toys R Us are helping you save. Beginning August 28 and running through September 20, they are giving customers a chance to trade in their used cribs, car seats, bassinets, strollers, travel systems, play yards and high chairs in exchange for a 20% savings on the purchase of any new ... Read More »

Let the Back To School Fashion Battles Begin!

When I was a kid the only solace to the end of summer vacation and “back to school” was the new back to school wardrobe that was always promised. Of course, now as a grown up I can look back fondly on those memories. Ahh, but if I look just a bit closer, I do remember the fights and arguments ... Read More »

The Toys They Are A-Changing!

With spring comes Easter, the “other” toy giving holiday. Yeah, along with Easter baskets, many parents buy toys for their kids to play with. So how has the economy impacted the purchase and sale of toys? Well according to this article I saw at, it’s not just the economy that is impacting the toy industry, but the change in ... Read More »

Can Kids Still Spell?

Society is becoming more and more impatient. I see it everyday, with road rage, parking lot rage, tapping of feet while waiting in the Starbucks line rage, and of course….the shorthand techno lingo that is used for texting and computer talk. It’s a new form of society shorthand. But has it made kids lazy with spelling. What about you? how ... Read More »

So Your Kid Wants To Be A Star?

One of the many great things about the Muny here in Forest Park, is that they are known for using local children and teen talent in their productions. It’s a great opportunity for kids and from what I’ve heard it’s also a great experience and a lot of fun! Well, it’s that time of year when the Muny holds its’ ... Read More »

A Tagless World

Why can’t the world be tagless? Is it such a big, huge, thing to ask for? I go back to the old saying “If they can put a man on the moon…”, well, I think you get my point! I’m just so tired of having to cut annoying, bothersome tags from my clothes, my kids clothes, my husbands clothes, and…why??? ... Read More »