Interview with Kevin Briggs, Former Patrolman on the Golden Gate Bridge

Interview with Kevin Briggs, Former Patrolman on the Golden Gate Bridge

The bridge has become infamous for it’s ties to suicide, and Kevin has become somewhat famous for his work in helping to prevent suicides. The interview is a very interesting look into his work then, and the work he continues to do now that he is no longer a patrolman. I’d encourage you to read…

Link – Youth basketball coach preyed on single-parent families to abuse, exploit children, prosecutors say

Link – Youth basketball coach preyed on single-parent families to abuse, exploit children, prosecutors say

This wasn’t a case of “stranger danger”. “He was so sinister that he also conducted a scheme that would allow him to gain access to children who were growing up in single-parent homes, to position himself as a person to be helpful to a single mom,” This was a case of grooming an entire family….

Link – Help children stay safe online during the summer hols: a guide for parents, grandparents and carers

Link – Help children stay safe online during the summer hols: a guide for parents, grandparents and carers

I’m a little late seeing this article from the IWF, but I was so, so happy to see what their number 1 thing to do was: 1. Talk about online safety with your children, as soon as they have access to internet connected devices. Don’t send them off into the online world without some education….

Link – Not Alone Series – Uncustomary Housewife

Link – Not Alone Series – Uncustomary Housewife

Now, I think we all know the Uncustomary Housewife is not a blog I’d normally be aware of, and in fact, until yesterday, I wasn’t. But I love using whatever platform to spread this message, and I’m glad she is allowing other folks to share their stories. “I started the “Not Alone Series”: a series…