Articles by Tiernan McKay:

Tiernan McKay is a freelance writer based in Denver, Colorado. Her writing has appeared in magazines such as Alive!, Occupational Health and Safety, Restaurants and Institutions, Tampa Bay and Arizona Woman. Right now, she is either riding a horse, reading a book or snuggling with her husband and three kids. Visit her blog at
  1. Bored kids turn violent

    How many times have you, as a parent, heard the words, “Mom, I’m bored!”? It seems repeatedly exclaiming these three little words is...