Tweens & Teens
Kids who are frequently overscheduled may be directed to caffeine-laced drinks to help them get through a busy day and to stay awake through a mountain of homework. Mom and Dad may be the ones directing kids to use caffeine, even buying caffeine drinks they think the kids will enjoy.
A colleague recently shared a story with me about her school-age son. He was with his soccer team, eating in a restaurant after a game. When his meal came, he reached for the ketchup and poured it all over his mini corn dogs. Only, it wasn’t ketchup…it was hot sauce. His meal was ruined, and […]
As parents of teens and young adults, you are fully aware of the prevalence of social media in our society. It seems to be the preferred method of communication amongst teenagers these days. As with anything, there are many pros and cons to this. Of course, it is fun for teens to be in constant […]
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