The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Registerhttp://www.theintelligencer.netTop Blogsen-usWed, 23 Apr 2014 14:31:20 EDTWed, 23 Apr 2014 14:31:20 EDT to your children all know we should listen to our children, acknowledging their observations - and therefore them - as interesting and worthy. <P> I know we can't do it 100 percent of the time.Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:24:29 EDTThey are LITTLE KIDS!!.htmlReading the news this morning that thousands of preschoolers in public schools across the country are being suspended made my heart feel squeezed like a grapefruit. I truly can think of no reason to suspend a 4- or 5-year-old from school.Fri, 21 Mar 2014 10:23:05 EDTReview: "Stress-Free Kids" ... Really?"Stress-Free-Kids"-...-Really?.htmlWant to know how to stress THIS mom out? Give her a 205-page manual full of things you HAVE TO DO to de-stress yourself and your kids.Fri, 28 Feb 2014 09:26:03 EDTNo joke are few things that get my dander up more quickly and thoroughly than pranks. I have absolutely no sense of humor when it comes to practical jokes and pranks.Tue, 11 Feb 2014 14:43:52 EDTThe gerbil saga this to the things I never imagined I'd do before I had kids: Have gerbils as pets. <P> And then this: Attempt to give a gerbil artificial respiration. <P> Emma's in second grade and has a class pet, a gerbil named Juliet.Mon, 20 Jan 2014 17:15:18 EDT