The Work of Married Men in the Home

The Work of Married Men in the Home

It has been said by many over the years “Parenting is on-the-job training.”  I believe this is true to a great extent.  I also believe it is a true observation related to marriage and the family in general.  Married men do learn on the job if they apply themselves to...

Producing Honor Students

One of our members gave me a copy of an eighth-grade final exam given in Salina, Kansas in 1895. The test covered grammar, arithmetic, U.S. History, orthography, and geography. Here are a few questions from the grammar section of the exam: • Give nine rules for the...

“The Apple Usually Does Not Fall Far From the Tree.”

I think that most people in this country have heard the expression, “The apple usually does not fall far from the tree.”  When thinking about this from the immediate perspective, this is true.  Any who has had experience in collecting apples from an apple tree knows...