April 29, 2011
As a parent and educator, I continually search for ways to reach, nurture and empower girls so that they may value their caring nature and keep the strength of their child spirit. The task is ..
November 16, 2010
Is it really hard to imagine teens sending and receiving more text messages than their adult counterparts? Just watch a teen grab a hold of a mobile phone and do some rapid-fire texting, all while ..
July 17, 2010
Hey Mom! Have you ever looked at all those bottles of water at the supermarket that are competing for your hard earned dollar and wondered how they got there? It wasn't that long ago that we all ..
July 08, 2010
There's a small handful of things you absolutely don't want to flush down the drain, such as money or time – and also old cooking grease, unused medicines, and household chemicals. That's ..
June 29, 2010
A typical Cleopatra Halloween costume will have you dressed in a royal gown, festooned with gold trim. The Hollywood image of Cleopatra is, of course, modeled after Elizabeth Taylor's version, with ..
June 29, 2010
This year you will find a vast range of cool Halloween costume collections boasting approximately fifteen thousand items and all available online. The choice is immense and caters for all sizes and ..
June 28, 2010
Water. It meets the most basic of needs, necessary for survival by animals (including humans) and plants alike. And we use a lot of it. Some experts estimate that the average U. S. residents uses ..
June 20, 2010
Contacts: Stuart Freudberg, Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, (202) 962-3300 Eric Eckl, Water Words That Work, LLC, (703) 635-4380 Calling all Metro area moms! Are you raising a ..
May 19, 2010
Almost any insurance agent dealing in personal liability will quote that the two most dangerous types of drivers on American roads today are teenagers then followed by a close second by senior ..
March 30, 2010
Teenagers. Where do I even start? While some people apparently did not get the memo that it’s just a phase and supposedly ends after high school, most of us have gone through the joys, tears, ..
March 06, 2010
There are many kids who are using MySpace. People over the age of fourteen meet the requirements to use MySpace so there are numerous teenagers which are members with the on-line community. A lot of ..
December 30, 2009
The teenage years are turbulent ones for many, and it can be a time when families find themselves stretched to the limits of their patience. Luckily, the teenage years soon pass and most families ..
January 14, 2009
It's Saturday afternoon. Your children are home from school, and thankfully, there's no work to distract you and your partner from your weekend fun. You're getting ready for a fun day full of outdoor .
January 14, 2009
It's no secret to parents that most teenagers will go through a phase in which defying authority is the “cool" thing to do - in fact, many parents remember doing it themselves at one point or ..
January 14, 2009
Like talking about sex, having a conversation with your teen about drugs and alcohol can be, well, a bit uncomfortable. Sure, you may hear about how you should talk to your children about illegal ..
January 13, 2009
Imagine you are having a relaxing, fun lunch with a friend and you overhear a mother in the next booth say, “My son was so naughty, I had to discipline him. " What pops into your head? Wouldn't .
December 28, 2008
Why won't anyone sit with me at lunch? Why aren't I in the popular crowd? These are the types of questions that cause tremendous angst for middle-school girls. When I was in junior high (our term for .
November 30, 2008
Promoting the participation of young people in health and social justice is an easy ideal and difficult in practice. It's less difficult with a structure to work with. At Young Solutions ..
November 28, 2008
I have been a target of bullying. I endured the name calling, the isolation, the fun making and all the things that accompany bullying. This topic is close to my heart and I will do whatever it takes .
November 23, 2008
Coming up with great gift ideas for a teenager is not an easy task. Teenagers often seem very difficult to please, because their tastes change often, and quickly. Add that to constantly changing fads .
November 16, 2008
Traveling during the holidays can be very stressful. Throw in your kids and you may as well jump off the plane or out of the car. LOL! No worries, below are some simple tips that are sure to help! 10 .
October 30, 2008
We don't tend to think in terms these days of anything other than a stage of life called ‘the teen years, ’ thought it appears that at least some of the population choose to refuse teens ..
October 28, 2008
I have just been watching Alexi Sayle's Liverpool on BBC Two, and in it he was looking at the poverty that still plagues large parts of the city. Liverpool has the highest number of boxing clubs per ..
October 27, 2008
"Hey, guess what?! My parents are out of town this weekend so I'm having a party! My brother said he would get us some beer! Wanna come?" "No, sorry, I can't". "Why not? It'll be a blast! EVERYONE ..
October 12, 2008
Psychotherapy is used in online counseling a single individual, a couple, a marriage, or even a family. It is where the online therapist, or the online counselor, will help the patient(s) improve ..