Category Archives for My Kid Really Said This

Mary: The Messy Reality of Love at Home

My usually quiet four-year-old looked me straight in the eye the other day and proclaimed, “I wish Stella didn’t love … Continue reading

30. November 2012 by Mary Gates
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Lynn: Bad Lip Reading Engages Teens In Politics

My oldest daughter’s first words were, “Shut up!” Please, let me explain. During nice spring days, I used to tie … Continue reading

24. October 2012 by Lynn Armitage
Categories: American Teens, My Kid Really Said This, Obama, Parenting, Politics, Romney | Tags: , , , , , | 2 comments

Renee: Bar hopping with my 9-year-old

Ever take your youngster to a bar and grill? We live in a college town. Lots of bars..and grills. Some … Continue reading

01. October 2012 by Renee Hulshof
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Marybeth: Campus activism starts in faculty lounge

The tweet exchange between my son and me captures the frustration of college students and parents all across America: From … Continue reading

18. September 2012 by Marybeth Hicks
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Carol: Our Politics & Our Children

As the mother of a five-year-old son and daughter, I am confronting my first presidential election with children old enough … Continue reading

13. September 2012 by Carol Liebau
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Lynn: “2016: Obama’s America”

How many times have you been to a movie where the entire audience stands up and applauds while the credits … Continue reading

22. August 2012 by Lynn Armitage
Categories: American Teens, Dear Mr. President, Freedom, Media, My Kid Really Said This, Obama, Parenting, Patriotism, Politics, Values, Young Adults | 3 comments