Grow Up… Adults!!!

DiaryDad wants you to GROW UP!!! — Twice in the past week I have dealt with issues in which adults have done very immature and/or childish things when they should have been setting a better example for the children they were around.  Unfortunately both times it has been my youngest that has been impacted and… well… I’m […]

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