The Big Shifts

Moving up a grade is one thing. Moving up to the next tier is entirely another. The next tier, of course, is the shift between elementary school and middle school. Then, the jump from middle school to high school. Whole new worlds, whole new...
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Fathers and Daughters

Men hold incredible power over the future their daughters will experience. Sometimes, I have to wonder how many fathers realize that. And how many grieve for realizing it too late? I’m not just talking about financial security or educational...
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Youth Priorities

Back in my day, all the cool kids wore alligators on their shirts. It was an essential indicator of class status. You simply had to have the little Izod Lacoste symbol. No other animal would do. Every kid knew they needed at least one “alligator...
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