Studying abroad in a foreign country, whether in Europe, Asia, Africa, or elsewhere, is a fantastic opportunity that many college students take advantage of, and for good reason. Many students return from their semester or year abroad a person who has changed for the better. This is the result of several factors.
Sex. Sex. Sex. Am I making you feel awkward right now? Think about how your child feels when asking you about the “S” bomb; that is, if they ever had. Who cares if they haven’t? Start the conversation. Make sure to be honest, open, and resilient to cutting your child off. Even if they don’t […]
Although recent research has found that the rate of teens using hard drugs such as heroine or cocaine has went down, the rate of marijuana use seems to be on the rise. Aside from alcohol, marijuana serves as the drug most easily accessible to teens. In fact, over 45 percent of 17 and 18 year […]
Usually the most impressionable and willing group is teenagers. Being a teen means a time to experiment, push your parents to their limits, and make choices. Many times a teen will make a decision based on what their peers are doing. They simply want to be accepted and a part of the group. Sometimes these […]