Your Turn: Childhood Lesson

10/28/2011 03:31 pm ET | Updated Dec 27, 2011

My mom grew up in a really rough neighborhood in Detroit, and sometimes my grandmother would send her to the store in this not so great neighborhood. But my mom was smart, and she devised a plan to keep herself safe.

What about you? What lesson from your childhood has stayed with you? Tell me about it in the comment section below.

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