The Gift and The Gift Giver

A popular nursery rhyme dating from the early 19th century tells a story about girls and boys. Here is a representative modern version of the lyrics: What are little boys made of? Snakes and snails And puppy-dogs’ tails That’s what little boy are made of What are little girls made of? Sugar and spice And [...]

By | 2016-11-01T17:31:19+00:00 October 17th, 2015|And Growing, Children, Raising A High Performer|0 Comments

The Flintstones

My inspiration for the “…and growing” came from my brother Maurice, who called my son a “Flintstone kid, 10 million strong …and growing.” Now some of you may remember the advertising slogan, “We’re Flintstone kids…10 million strong… and growing.” [Now I can’t get this song out of my head!] My son was “that kid.” He [...]

By | 2016-11-01T17:31:20+00:00 July 13th, 2015|And Growing, Blog, Children, Family, Raising A High Performer|0 Comments

And Growing

Hi readers! Welcome to the first blog for “Raising a High Performer.” I am so excited to share with you my stories while “keeping it real” on how I raised my children to be high performers. As the evangelist D.T. Niles once said, “I am just one beggar trying to tell another beggar where to [...]

By | 2016-11-01T17:31:22+00:00 July 1st, 2015|And Growing, Children, Family|0 Comments
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