As a kid, I remember the excitement of counting my Christmas presents under the tree. The big boxes and the little boxes held so much mystery—when they were wrapped, I could picture them being anything that I wanted them to be. But that fantasy was sometimes better than what ended up being inside. I … [Read more...]
What Happens When Kids Read Mean Tweets?
I will be the first to say that I eagerly await the release of a new “Celebrities Read Mean Tweets” segment from The Jimmy Kimmel Show. I find it funny, and I know it is 100% mean-spirited. I would personally NEVER tweet something rude to a celebrity or anyone else for that matter. And I don’t … [Read more...]
Kids Are Becoming Narcissists & It’s All Our Fault
Not only are we making our kids materialistic, it seems we may also be turning them into narcissists. (Geeze, can’t we get anything right?!) A new study published in the journal PNAS found a direct correlation between narcissism in children and parents who overvalue them. 565 kids between the … [Read more...]
LOST: The End
I might be in the minority here but the LOST finale was satisfying for me. I kind of REALLY liked it. And the more I think about it, the more I liked it. WARNING: FINALE SPOILERS AHEAD!I mean, yes, I am still chock full of many, many questions that will never be answered. Like..Where is … [Read more...]