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Perspectives from Parents Living in Two Different Parts of Town

Parenting is hard work. But how does parenting in one area of Houston compare to challenges faced in another? We wanted to explore that idea so we invited two parents into our studios. Carlecia Wright is a mom living inside the loop just north of The Heights, and Jeff Darnell is a father of four […]

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Jeff Darnell, dad of four, from The Woodlands and Carlecia Wright, mom, from Garden Oaks talk about parenting in Houston

Parenting is hard work. But how does parenting in one area of Houston compare to challenges faced in another?

We wanted to explore that idea so we invited two parents into our studios. Carlecia Wright is a mom living inside the loop just north of The Heights, and Jeff Darnell is a father of four from The Woodlands.

We hear a little window into their lives and their thinking about parenthood – after a short clip from comedian Louis C.K.

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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