Online security is a big concern for parents, with nearly 70 percent of those surveyed by the Pew Internet and American Life Project saying they worry about the impact a child's online activity could have on his or her reputation and on his or her future job and educational prospects. Yet less than 40 percent of parents have helped their kids guard their privacy online. Talking to your kids about … [Read more...] about How to Protect Your Family From Hackers
...where you wished that the alcohol flowed without ever ending and that all of the day's problems would just disappear and miraculously just 'fix' themselves and go back to being normal like they SHOULD be? Um, yeah. Today's been one of those days here at LiaH. Oh - and just as an afterthought (from doing a Google search for 'drunk moms') have you ever SEEN all the drunk moms that show up when … [Read more...] about Ever Have One of Those Days…
I've not been sleeping well for the past several nights, and true to form, last night was no exception. Hubby wasn't feeling well and between his snoring for a change (and not mine) and jumping in his sleep every five minutes - sleep was pretty much out of the question for me. I went to bed a little after 2 a.m. and gave up around 5:30 a.m. when a particularly bad coughing spell got me … [Read more...] about How To Sneak Out of Your House at night
I will be the first to admit to anyone, when I thought about having children, I wanted girls. I’m a girl. I know girls. I never even THOUGHT about the possibility of having boys. I just automatically assumed that God and I were on the same wavelength and I would only be parenting girls and my happy little dream world would be complete. Fat friggin chance. Oh sure, my firstborn is a girl. … [Read more...] about What Were You Thinking?