Travel

Searching for answers in Saipan

This was not the way I had intended to make my first trip to Saipan. Saipan, the most developed of  the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands is still less developed than Guam but has some good hiking, snorkeling, and diving terrain. Yet I didn't see Saipan through a scuba face mask. Instead, I saw… Continue reading Searching for answers in Saipan

Reflections

"No parenting skills" a lame excuse

I was absolutely disgusted reading the paper this morning to find that the Department of Children and Families had released the information that the parents of 4-year old Kristina Hepp did not have the proper "parenting skills," when her father was given custody of the child he killed just a few months later. Parenting isn't… Continue reading "No parenting skills" a lame excuse