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Parents of Teenagers...Listen Up

If you are a parent, or a grandparent of teenagers, Ryan Lochte just handed you the perfect example of the consequences of bad decisions. Decisions should never be made on a whim or under the influence, because the consequences that follow may destroy a career, cause death, or land you in jail. 366 more words

Children's Book, The Tent Maker

Anxiety and me....

Anxiety tickles my tummy tonight. It’s bad enough that #5 rides a motorcycle. It scares me. His ability to ride does not scare me, it’s the other vehicles on the road, along with the fact that road conditions are not always optimal that bothers me. 679 more words

For Best Results, Walk Away

We knew we were in trouble when our 3 1/2-year-old son Matt would sit at the table for up to 2 hours, refusing to finish his dinner. 431 more words

Tips And Tricks

Career planning for High Schoolers

“I’ve always had a pretty clear idea of what I want to do,” says Megan Lovely, a high school senior who hopes to become a director someday. 3,359 more words


Iran rejects 'biased' UN human rights report


© AFP/File | Iran has executed 73 juvenile offenders over the past decade, according to the United Nations

TEHRAN (AFP) – Iran on Wednesday rejected as biased and political the latest United Nations report on human rights in the Islamic republic. 240 more words

Day 6: Playing Hooky, Jamba Juice and Awesome Mom-ing

Today I am celebrating teaching my kids fabulous lessons and at the same time, opening them up for deeper learning, by allowing them to make their own choices. 556 more words


From toddler to teen: A mom’s short retrospective


Love. Love. Love. Your drool is adorable, your poop, a topic of conversation. Never leave my side. Stay forever in my arms. You are mine. 355 more words