Month: September 2014

Don’t add insult to injury

I read an article that said the clearest sign that a marriage was in trouble and probably headed for divorce was contempt. Signs include rolling of the eyes, sarcastic comments and put downs. Unfortunately, contemptuous behaviour is quite common. Much to my dismay, a lot of it is directed towards teenagers, and even younger children,…

School, life and screen time balance

I think I first heard the term: “work life balance” about ten years ago, but the concept of a balance between work and play has been around since the mid 1800’s. The lines have become more blurred with the introduction of technology.  Don’t get me wrong. I work in Technology and I love gadgets.  It’s…