When I think of my childhood, I think of taking walks to Central Park and playing on the playground. I think of chasing the ducks past Iroquois Lake, running up and down the hill. Imagine my surprise when I went to the playground and there was nothing there.
I have such great memories from my childhood and I love thinking back to the great things I experienced when I was little. It's easier for Brett Young to be comforted by his childhood, though, since he always has a piece of it childhood around.
My 4-year-old asked if we could make a leaf pile for him to jump in, and just as I was about to say, "Sure!" thinking it would be a lot of fun for him, and maybe me too, my wife said, "No you can't. He could get ticks."
At the University of Chicago, researchers released new data on child obesity. 300 children from Kentucky, between the ages of four and ten were studied. The study found an interesting correlation between children who don't get enough sleep and an incre…