Bottom line: Her only son matters

“Mom of the year” has stepped forward and shared her story. What America and the world saw Tuesday online and on TV proved correct: Toya Graham slapped and yelled at her teenage son because she saw him in the wrong place at the wrong time doing something...

We need more ‘moms of the year’

She became an overnight sensation because a news photographer caught her on camera setting her son straight for his participation in Baltimore’s chaos on Monday. She will most likely come forward and share her story. Until then, “Mom of the year”...

Double ‘duty’ … would you do it?

Would you do it? Have you? Would you share it online? Face it, moms. We savor those moments alone in the bathroom. A time for relief. A few minutes of silence to think, reflect, hide. Then that little voice interrupts the tranquility: “Mommy? Are you in...

Kids, don’t do the ‘Kylie’

Oh, the challenges prompted by social media and the Internet! Last year, the Ice Bucket Challenge urged people to donate to the ALS Foundation or get doused with a bucket of ice cold water. There are fitness and nutrition challenges — from the ab and squat...