Nature vs. Nurture

Nature vs. Nurture

What plays into our humanity? Nature vs. Nurture – how two factors affect one individual.

Michelle Schultz2 months ago
Raising My Daughter Religiously
Religion and I have never quite seen eye to eye. I was raised in a Catholic church, not super strictly or anything—we weren't at church every single Sunday or anything. But my dad always sat with us a...
Contemplating My Parenting Style
My son, Samuel, is 18-months-old (or a year and a half, you'll probably be hearing about him a lot), and I CANNOT TELL YOU how many mornings I have woken up to poop in his bed after he somehow ripped ...
SM Fitzgerald8 months ago
The Hand Rocking the Cradle
Family Dynamics: There are five stages to forming any group, according to psychologist Steve Tuckman’s model, first developed in the 1960’s (Content Team, 2018): Forming, Storming, Norming, Performing...
James Howell8 months ago
Should Boys Be Allowed to Play With Dolls?
This has been an ongoing topic for some time now. Some people believe that it is not OokayK, others have no qualms with it. Me personally, I don’t see what the big deal is. I believe there are great b...
Shamus Roan10 months ago
Don't Raise Your Kids to Be D*cks
Parenting is difficult for anyone, but as parents, we must do all we can to raise our kids the best we can. They are our legacy and the future of the world. They will encompass all that we are in a ti...
Sandy Ayo10 months ago
Mama
"To you who feel like a stranger in your own house. You’re loved. You’ll find your home full of love where no one sees it. Don’t give up." -SA As a kid I loved pretending I was pregnant; it made me fe...
Melanie Guajardo10 months ago
Gone
Coward. Coward is all I can think. Back then when I was five, you were a hero. When I was 13, I would go to you first for anything. When I was 18, I had my first heartfelt conversation with you and we...
Brittany Bates10 months ago
Curing the Chaos
Considering sickness when you have children, can often create chaos. Especially when their system is already compromised. In our case, it's due to CF. In other cases, it could be anything. As everyone...
Anya M Streng10 months ago
Rerooted: A Tale of Estrangement
I didn’t have the perfect childhood. My parents, through no fault of their own, saw their lives spiralling out of control. They weren’t born monsters; they were victims of their own circumstances. For...