Famiy

People Are People

Famiy

I wrote this post a few weeks ago for another site who passed on publishing it. The most surprising part of being a foster family is how much it shows people are just people. Liberal, conservative, pro-life, pro-choice, apathetic: half have been helpful and kind and half have been horrible and embarrassing with no rhyme or reason ...

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FranceADHD

We Have No Idea If French Kids Have Lower ADHD Rates And Other Reasons Not To Compare Parenting To Other Countries

FranceADHD

Every few months? years? articles pop up in my newsfeed about how French children have lower rates of ADHD because they’re so French in France. Theses articles list many French reasons for the lower ADHD rates but forgets to mention (or glosses over) the important point that the medical community in France defines ADHD different from ...

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Emanuel AME Church

On The Charleston Shooting…

Emanuel AME Church

I wasn't going to write anything because I worried words would fail, but I think keeping silent is worse. I am appalled and devastated that our country is so steeped in racial violence. It's a sickness, and we aren't getting better. For merely having a President Obama bumper sticker on our car, my family has been harassed ...

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