Habits | Parenting | Teenagers | Vaping

Teenage Vaping: A Dangerous Alternative to Traditional Cigarettes?

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), there are 41 million vapers. And according to a December 2018 drugabuse.gov article, the results of a Monitoring the Future (MTF) survey of a nationally representative sample of eighth, 10th, and 12th graders in American schools reported that 37.3% of 12th graders had vaped within the past 12…

Online | Overcoming | Parenting | Teenagers | Uncategorized

I Am NOT For Sale!

Understanding Human Trafficking Modern human trafficking has its roots in the slavery of yesteryear. Perpetrators still use force, coercion, or fraud to obtain labor or commercial sex. Forbes called human trafficking a pandemic of the 21st century.   Human Trafficking Human trafficking is a crime that escalates into physical violence, sexual violence, enslavement, and other…

Parenting | Teenagers

5 Steps to Keeping your School Bully-Free

5 Steps to Keeping your School Bully-Free Bullying has become a fact of life that happens in every school. Especially for children, it is not unusual to get bullied by their peers on a daily basis. Bullying takes many forms, and it may even include something that seems harmless at first, such as teasing. However,…

Outdoor and Indoor ideas | Parenting

Spring Ideas for Teens

TRY SOMETHING NEW This week on social media we talked about fun things a teenager can enjoy outdoors or indoors during Spring. This is the complete list we came up with and shared on our social media accounts this month. However, by no means, is this list all-inclusive. Picnic in the Park  Sometimes this is…

Overcoming | Teenagers

From Struggle to Triumph

These Teenagers Changed Their Struggle to Triumph Being a teenager is one of the most complicated times in an individual’s life. Most will struggle with school life, peer pressure, and the changes are bodies make when we go through puberty. Not to mention, trying to understand where we belong in this complicated and mind-boggling world….