Tag Archives: Family

Will your kids LET YOU turn off the TV?

April 20-26  is TV Turn Off Week.  That's next week! Why would anyone suggest such a thing?  Perhaps it's a good idea (every now and then) so that the "habit" of watching TV can be examined.  Maybe it can stimulate some new … Continue reading

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Life’s a Stage

This weekend one of my favorite high schools is presenting "The Dining Room"– a drama/comedy about family connections.  St. Georges School in Spokane, WA (my home town) is famous in our area for their high-quality drama department and their amazing … Continue reading

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Write your own “Family Constitution”….Why not?

  OK, maybe this might not look like an issue related to "Homework"…but it is! So much of what happens in families involves communication, commitment and common concern.  And, if we want our kids to take on a positive attitude … Continue reading

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