College Isn’t Right for Everyone

College Isn’t Right for Everyone

Getting Real with Shadra Bruce College isn’t right for everyone. Sometimes it isn’t right because it’s the wrong college, but sometimes it’s the structure, the cost, or the ridiculous number of pointless classes you have to take to pad the...
TV Can Be Educational

TV Can Be Educational

Getting Real with Shadra Bruce I was never the mom who said no screen time. Are you kidding? How do you ever get anything done if you can’t sit your kid in front of the TV for 30 minutes and start laundry or dinner? Sure, too much screen time is considered a...
The Perils of Childhood – What’s Changed?

The Perils of Childhood – What’s Changed?

Getting Real with Shadra Bruce The perils of childhood have changed. The safety of my kids has always been my top priority. As moms, we do the best we can with the information that we have. Of course, that information changes with every generation. What we thought we...
6 Swimming Pool Safety Tips

6 Swimming Pool Safety Tips

Sponsored Post Getting Real with Shadra Bruce Parents are right to be concerned about pool safety for infants and toddlers. Drowning is the leading cause of accidental death in children ages one to four. This doesn’t mean parents have to cut out trips to the...