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Talking To Your Teen About Sex

It can be a challenge for some parents to talk with their teens about intimate topics, such as sex. However, the most successful parents are the ones that talk to their children about everything as intimately as possible.  The parents that fail to connect with their children on sexual matters are ... Read More

Signs Your Man is NOT Ready to Commit

In my last post, I wrote about signs to look for, that show you the man you are dating is committed to you and your relationship. If your man is not ready to commit, he also will tell you so – but you need to listen carefully and catch the following signs. If your man doesn’t share ... Read More

Signs Your Man is Ready to Commit

Many years ago I had an acquaintance who was engaged to a young woman for five years, but the time was never right for marriage. Then one day, he was walking down the street and bumped into a friend, who introduced him to someone new. Within five months he married that person. When love and ... Read More

Talking To Your Teen About Drugs

Many parents would be shocked to learn how plentiful drugs are in their child's world. The average age at which teens start using tobacco is about 12 years old. The average age at which teens start drinking alcohol is almost 13. And the average age at which teens start smoking marijuana is ... Read More

It’s Not About You…

You're at a party, and someone takes a verbal swipe at you. One of those insults disguised as a compliment. A euphemism, meant to hurt. And yes, it hits its target. You shrivel, feeling thrown off-balance and insecure. What do you do? You wish you had a great comeback. That zinger that you ... Read More