Teenage years marked by changing brains, bodies – Commercial Appeal

Pencil marks dot up the white door frame of my 16-year-old son’s room. The highest is at 5-feet-8 inches, and it reads “Dad.” Just last month one evening, my son stood tall against the door frame, and I reached above my shoulder. We posted it half-inch above the Dad mark. “It’s official now. I said. […]