When your son or daughter is earning money from a job, but still living at home, it can be a bit confusing when applying for health insurance through Covered California. When do you count your child’s income for Medi-Cal or Covered California? Should your child have their own health plan? Do they file their own taxes? Are they still going to school?
Heck, I almost got us killed riding the motorcycle up to Apple Hill in Camino, CA, one autumn. On a back road with a steep hair pin curve on a blind corner I completely misjudged which gear I needed to be in to get up the slope. As I down shifted I had to go wide into the lane of on-coming traffic. If a car had come around the corner at that instant we would have been history.
My son was 6 years old when the Iraq war started. I had been keeping a journal for my son since his birth to record the mile stones of his growth and development. As I was filled with anger at being called un-American because I didn’t support the Iraq war, I felt compelled to write […]