Things don’t always go our way. We are sometimes indifferent, but sometimes really, really perturbed. And, that’s fine. We’re allowed. But, it’s how we react when those things don’t go our way, or heck, the way we act when things do …

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So, we had an election recently. Many people were happy, many were not. Whatever side you’re on, almost everyone has had to have conversations, mostly uncomfortable, with family, friends or acquaintances about politics, views and preferences. Neither side is fully …

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What do you do when you’ve taken all you can away from your child and they still don’t/won’t do what you tell them to do? How about when they don’t do their schoolwork; even resorting to sitting in class and …

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How do you handle things you can’t solve with a shot? What kind of shot? You take your pick. How do you handle when your kids are injured or when their hearts are broken? Parenting sucks, but it’s also rewarding. …

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Taxes, changing the oil in your car, budgeting. All those things we wished our parents taught us, if they didn’t, or if they did, we’re very thankful to them for it. Getting to an age when that stuff becomes important …

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There are times when someone just needs to say something. Somebody’s done somebody wrong (song?), someone has crossed a line, someone needs to be put in their place, the scenarios go on and on and on. That happens. But, how …

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The struggle is real. Do we make the kids get a job? Do we make them do chores? Do we give them money for the heck of it or do we make them earn an allowance? Money is a real-world …

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We all know them, right? The parents that have all the answers. The parents that want to dispense unsolicited advice about how you’re supposed to handle any and most every parenting scenario there is, whether or not they’ve any experience …

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Fred Williams comes back to join the guys this week.  We had no agenda, so we pestered Fred into giving us a look into the annual Solar Bears ride across parts of NC.  This group gathers annually for a 3 …

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You know them.  They hover like the Seal Team 6,  swooping in for the swift run, shoving their progeny out of way and go in guns blazing to rectify whatever issue tweaks them.  They must protect the poor fragile children, who …

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