Its fall. Sometimes its hard to tell when you live in Southern California – yes, I’ve become a weather wimp. I recently visited the mid-west and the… Read more “Four signs educators can look for in youth.”
Holidays are hard period. You may love holidays, have wonderful memories and be a person who loves to celebrate but for the person who has experienced or… Read more “3 Reasons Holidays Are Tough”
Children without families are the most vulnerable in our society One of the biggest preventers of child abuse is being protected by the family of origin. Of… Read more “I Just Wanted To Be In A Family”
Many people (girls and boys) learn from an early age if they do get the courage to speak to another trusted adult in their life about what has been happening that they will not be believed, minimized, or told some other lie about how it will destroy the family or their life.
The tiny shoe represents my life but it also represents the lives of so many other girls who are unseen.
Girls are a precious gift with enormous potential, but across the world, they are generally the last to have their basic needs met and the first to… Read more “Every child is a gift”