Anonymous.......Most definitely, my siblings and I were raised to mind our own business, speak when spoken too and stay out of grown folks conversation. Do I think it is still relevant today? Yes! However in today's society discipline is not enforced. Parents hands are tied, they can't discipline their child in public or private for … Read more
Anonymous.......Everyone needs friends---people they can relax with during the good times and rely on during the bad. You need friends that will stick with you through thick and thin. If your friends make you feel bad because you don't have the latest gadgets, are they really your friends? Friendship is based on mutual understandings and … Read more
Anonymous......There could be many reasons, however one in particular could be - what kind of relationship did the parents have with the grandparents?
Lisa Victoria........How to find a good friend; Are you a good friend?
Finding a real friend you can trust is not easy, however, like most people you will probably agree that good friends are important. You may also recognize that there is more to being a friend than simply clicking links on a computer screen or … Read more
What is your question?
Anonymous...... How Can I Make Real Friends?
We were all created or designed to interact from friendship. In order for a friendship to be mutually beneficial, we must select our friends carefully. Potential friends are all around you. Which would you rather have - hundreds of contacts or a few genuine friends? Although both have advantages, … Read more
Rylee.......Yes there is, when I decided to get of birth control I started using that method. Let me say this first, I would suggest that any woman wanting to use this method should do their research. I brought books on the "Anatomy of Women". Everyone woman should know her body. So, rather than tell you … Read more
Danae Hitch.......Yes, I most definitely have. I did it to my own and any that grew up around them. I came from the old school of discipline, stay our of grown folks conversation, mind your own business, speak when spoken too, always be respectful and polite. Growing up we knew the looks, and trust me … Read more
Anonymous..........What is a Mother?
A mother takes on the task connected with the home that are the fundamental tasks of humanity....If the mother does not do her duty, there will either be no next generation, or a next generation that is worse than none at all.
A mother is essential to human life, but her role involves … Read more
Zac...........That's a universal question - What Do we Need to be Happy?
Basically, the requirements for a happy life are few and simple:
1. Peace and security
2. Loving family and friends
3. Good Health
4. Adequate food, clothing, and shelter
5. Purpose in life
6. Hope for the futute
For many people, some or all of these requirements are hard to meet.
Everyone … Read more
JNicka.......I just came across your question and let me just say as a parent, an auntie, and the oldest child a lot of child rearing fell on me. As I told Anonymous, I couldn't fatham a child that I had a share in raising, talking or treating me in a disrespectful manner. My siblings and … Read more
Anonymous.......I had to think about this situation for a moment, because growing up my siblings and I was taught to mind our own business and/or speak when spoken too with mildness and deep respect. Now, as a parent I taught all mine, (my child, neices, nephews and their friends) the same way and no matter … Read more
Anonymous........Your son or daughter curfew is 10:00 pm, but last night - once again- he or she came home after 11:00.
Your teenager can do better. But first you need to know why he or she seems to be flouting your rules. The good new? What appears to be outright defiance may be something far less … Read more
First of all you must determine "What kind of Depression"
The effectiveness of any particular medical approach depends on what type of depression a patient has.
MAJOR DEPRESSION, has symptons that are severe enough to last six months or longer if untreated and that impact on most aspects of a sufferer's life.
BIPOLAR DISORDER, is also known as … Read more
You can let your child know that he/or she is not powerless! In fact, you can fight a bully without their fists. How?
First, Stop and Think!
Don't react, if you remain calm as possible - at least on the outside-those bullying you may well lose interest.
Don't Retaliate, The Bible tells us "Return evil for evil to … Read more
No, there is nothing wrong with being a single parent. However it might be a good idea to have good support from perhaps a trusted friend or relative. Weigh the pros and cons, why not make a list of people whom you can call on for help when needed, whether for child care, transportation, home … Read more
Anonymous.... It might be wise for you to not do anything that would cause your father to turn you over his knee and smack your bare bottom. It is better to obey rather than be a sacrifice.