Charlie Brown is good for your mental health

Why watching Charlie Brown could be much better for your children than movies like Kung Fu Panda, Wreck It Ralph, Turbo and Planes.  Tough lessons about failure and humility vs “You can do anything” movies that reinforce the cult of self esteem.  Younger generations often suffer from narcissism because they take it for granted that […]

The Predator Test

I watched Headline News’ hour long special on Children’s Safety and the Predator Test with my two kids.  HLN’s Kyra Phillips put 20 children to the test, seven of which failed.  My 10 year old would have passed but my 6 year old fell for it hook, line and sinker.  Teaching “Stranger Danger” can be […]