Drop It! Your Kids Counted Every Piece of Their Halloween Candy

DROP IT, Your Kids Counted Every Piece via @MissLori

It’s the first of November. Yeah, it always sneaks up on me too. I blame Halloween. I get so caught up in the hoopla that I forget it is actually the end of the month. The curtain falling on All Hallow’s Eve puts us in the last inning of the year, so November 1st is often very sobering, not to mention a serious come down from an epic sugar high. Oh, but once you get that taste it’s so hard to stop. No, I’m not talking about your kids’, I am talking about you; Parents, aka Candy Snatchers. [Read more…]

Our Sorry Behavior Got Us Here, Now What

sorry does not cut it via @MissLoriI was paging through my old blog posts today looking for… I don’t even know what exactly; direction deeper meaning? Like so many people, I am feeling dazed and confused by the place our society is in, (Read the election, shootings, divisive social posts, broken education, locker room talk). This quicksand of hate and ignorance and.. you know, honestly, I don’t think words exist to accurately describe it.

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Terence Crutcher, Living and Dying While Black in America

Picture from Terence Crutcher Facebook Page

Picture from Terence Crutcher Facebook Page

Some scary things are happening in the news and your children aren’t immune to the negative imprinting. [Read more…]

Childhood Photo Privacy Rights; Digital Respect Starts at Home

Hey Parents Digital Respect Begins At Home @MissLori

Your children have rights. They have a right to be sheltered, to be fed, to be educated. And they have a right to protect their own image in life and online. [Read more…]

Epic Gift For Families On My 10 Year Anniversary as Miss Lori

First #MissLoriConcert 10 years later. EPIC!

First #MissLoriConcert 10 years later. EPIC!

Ten years ago this Labor Day I debuted on PBS Kids as their first ever live host. I was at the helm of a brand new series of interstitials called The PBS Kids Preschool Block that included a lead in to the new series, Curious George! [Read more…]