Once in a while I meet a single mom who is so impressive she is an inspiration for others. Natausha is one of those moms.

It makes a big difference in your child’s success if you stay tuned and be in touch with the teachers.

Today, October 16, 2017, is World Food Day. Single mothers, however, think about food every day. At least one-third of the single mothers and their children in the United States live in poverty. 

Harvey changed lots of things. Life in southeast Texas will not return to normal – ever. It will be Before Harvey, Since Harvey and Because of Harvey in the future. 

Makes me wonder how we so often think we have everything under our control. Then the storm hits. And we realize Mother Nature is laughing at us. Or life has other plans.

What does that mean exactly? After much thought this is the conclusion I’ve come to- Acceptance is the willingness to embrace what is.

Graduate holding books

Single mothers, on the other hand, need a marketable skill.

Do you have to be made to rest? Or do you have to become ill before you will rest?

Amy Williams headshot

Contentment is a mental or emotional state of satisfaction maybe drawn from being at ease in one’s situation, body and mind. It could be a state of having accepted one’s situation and is a milder and more tentative form of happiness.

Things have changed and I’m not just an old bird saying that because I’ve not kept up with the times. I can honestly say that things have changed in our schools since the time when I taught in them.