True Confessions of a Mom: Can You Hand Me My Phone?

Posted by on May 23, 2016 in ,

True Confessions of a Mom: Can You Hand Me My Phone?

“Can you hand me my phone?” Not an uncommon phrase in our household.  Everyone seems to have some sort of hand held electronics on their person or within arm’s reach at all times.   It seems even when we don’t, the pull of the phone can be addicting.  Many times at dinner (where there is a no phone rule) I will hear my text tone chime or the phone ring.  You would think I would ignore it, but it is too tempting.  I need to know immediately who it was, what they need and...

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Maureen Ross O’Connell- Parents Who Text While Driving

Posted by on May 25, 2012 in

  If you did not see the editorial in the Springfield Republican on Thursday, May 24th about parents texting and driving, take a minute and read it.  This topic is so important that we feel a need to highlight it again.  The opening statement in the article speaks volumes.  If we as a society don’t see the dangers and change our behavior, we will have an epidemic as deadly as drinking and driving.  If you text and drive as a parent, you can rest assured your children...

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