Monthly Archives for November 2017



8 Good Things I Learned From Christmas Programs in 1953

Back in the 1950’s many Baby Boomers got their first experiences in front of a crowd when parents thrust them into a Christmas program at local churches whether or not the kids wanted to or could sing Christmas songs or not. It was traditional to be in a Christmas program whether or not you attended […]


5 Ways to Get Kids to Listen

An incidence occurred compelling me to write a post about why kids don’t listen and 5 changes adults can make to help get kids to listen to our words. For weeks I could hear a woman screaming in the hallway outside my apartment door, “Don-a-a-a-a-ld!”¬†(Name changed to protect the innocent.) I cringed at the sound […]