Lillie M. Thomas's Blog

Lillie M. Thomas's Blog

5 Famous April Fools’ Jokes

5 Famous April Fools’ Jokes

Here are 5 of the best April Fools' jokes throughout history. 

Survey: Parents Are Going Into Debt to Spoil Their Children

Survey: Parents Are Going Into Debt to Spoil Their Children

Parents are putting their family’s financial well-being at risk to recklessly indulge their children.

Actor Jimmy Stewart Fought Bravely in WWII

Actor Jimmy Stewart Fought Bravely in WWII

Earlier this month marked the 75th anniversary of beloved actor Jimmy Stewart being drafted into military service for WWII.

If Parents Stopped Enabling Their Kids, Maybe There Wouldn’t be as much Student Loan Debt

If Parents Stopped Enabling Their Kids, Maybe There Wouldn’t be as much Student Loan Debt

Too many parents are helping their children take out massive loans for colleges they can’t afford.

Should Parents Stop Helping Their Kids So Much with Homework?

Should Parents Stop Helping Their Kids So Much with Homework?

Our culture expects "good" parents to be hyper-involved.

Schools are Teaching Kids to Have Emotional “Meta-Moments”?!?
Does Homeschooling Give Children More Room to Excel?

Does Homeschooling Give Children More Room to Excel?

A homeschooled Minnesota teen recently achieved a perfect score on the ACT. 

A Convincing Case for Saying ‘Y’all’?

A Convincing Case for Saying ‘Y’all’?

Has "You" been doing double duty in the English language for too long? 

Just Because a Kid is 'Hard' Doesn’t Mean He’s not 'Normal'

Just Because a Kid is 'Hard' Doesn’t Mean He’s not 'Normal'

The tyranny of "normal" is hurting children. 

Fasting: Good For the Body as Well as the Soul?

Fasting: Good For the Body as Well as the Soul?

Non-believers might have a good reason to jump on the fasting bandwagon.