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What to do when your teen girl wants to have SEX!

On a national average, there are over 100,000 pregnancies yearly to girls between the ages of 10-19.  Unfortunately, these numbers continue to rise each year.  It seems easier to close our eyes to the reality of teen sexuality, than to deal with the issue head on.  Responsibly discussing sex with your teen daughter is not what ultimately makes her have ...

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My Daughter Dates a Guy I Hate!

It’s wise to talk with your teen girl about being responsible, respectful and true to herself the moment you notice that she is interested in the opposite sex.  When your teenager is ready to date, do not overwhelm her with the do’s and don’ts of dating at the last minute. Preparing for her first date is a process that starts ...

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When Your Teen Chooses the Wrong Friends

Telling your teenager what friends they will or will not hang around is very tempting.  How wonderful life would be if we could pick our teen’s friends.  Okay, pinch yourself and stop dreaming.  Although out of fear you may want to force them to stop hanging with certain friends, you’ll find that in the end, you have only encouraged them ...

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Help! My Teenage Daughter Wants Her Independence TOO SOON!

It’s never easy for a parent to deal with a teenager once she’s ready to take on the world.  It’s difficult because you want to encourage her independence, but at the same time, you want to make sure she’s protected and ready for such a large responsibility.  As an adult who has experienced what the world can toss your way, ...

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Stop These Bleeping Kids From Cursing!

When I was growing up, I wasn’t allowed to swear.  It was very taboo and frowned down upon for a young child to spew out a curse word. I recall a time in elementary school where my best friend and I were playing outside during recess, and both said a curse word because we thought it would be cool.  We ...

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Employable Moms – Growing Professionally While Raising Kids.

In today’s technologically advanced world, there really is no reason why stay-at-home moms or moms on maternity leave cannot work from home.  Working from home has great advantages for women who want to dedicate time to raising their children and staying current with today’s fast-paced business world.  While a laptop is usually all you need for some occupations, you could ...

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“Teach A Man To Fish”: When Did We Stop Doing This?

I love Mike Rowe. He embodies everything that our great nation stands for: hard work, determination, and ethos. He’s a real “man’s man” who isn’t afraid to get dirty or tell it like it is. If you aren’t familiar with Mike Rowe, let me provide a little background. Rowe is a jack-of-all-trades who stars on Discovery Channel’s Dirty Jobs and ...

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The Realities of Dating as a Single Mom

I haven’t looked at my phone all day. I’ve been up since 5:30 am and haven’t stopped since. These days, I feel like I’m in a fog, going through the motions just to keep me and my son’s head above water. Shower, dress, make breakfast, chug coffee, get my son ready for daycare, drop him off at school, drive to ...

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Stop The Desensitization Of American Children

It used to be easier for parents and adults to shelter children from the madness of society, extreme violence, and delusional people. Protecting innocent children and teens from the horror of the real world seemed to be a priority, but things have changed quite a bit over the years.  Thanks to TV, social media, and the liberal “anything goes” way ...

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Connecting in the Kitchen

Connecting with our children during meal prep is so much fun.  Of course there are culinary skills that are age appropriate and those that are not (yet). What age is appropriate?  Well, the earlier you start the better.  But I would say when your child is around 8-11 years old this is the perfect time to start cooking together.  If ...

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