One evening this week my oldest son came home after practice and slumped down in a chair in our kitchen. At 13 he doesn't often tell this mama bear all the things that go on in his daily life. This particular evening was different. I felt it. He hung around just a little longer than normal.
This is AWESOME!! As you may or may not know, October is National Anti-Bullying Month and it just got started with a bang thanks to a courageous television news anchor. Jennifer Livingston, who works on-air in Wisconsin, recently received a letter from a viewer who took issue with her size and weight. Well, Jennifer took issue with that letter and its implications. So, she stood proudly in fro
I just saw the trailer from the documentary movie "Bully" unfortunately that's how it is in schools across the country and has happened to many many households, even in mine. Because of bullying I've watched my son feel bad about himself , keep to himself and overall just feel sad a lot. And if you're a concerned parent like I am please talk with your children if you see a drop in grades
It's been a sad week in the tri-state. Within the last few days two teens--one in Muhlenberg County, the other in McLean County--have taken their own lives as a result of what's thought to be the emotional abuse suffered at the hands of bullies. It's a nationwide epidemic that has landed in our own backyards.