Lisa Graham Keegan responds to a Wall Street Journal story regarding alcohol advertising's effect on underage drinking in America.
Jan
21
2015
In reference to the recent article, “New Study Suggests Alcohol TV Ads are Linked with Underage Drinking” I must express some dismay that the study’s authors never mention that long...
Brandy Nannini discusses the conversation she had with her young son about alcohol when he told her about a friend at school drinking champagne over New Year's Eve.
Jan
16
2015
I picked up my 6-year-old son at school last week, and I asked him how his day was. His answer was a doozy: “Mom, Charlie’s parents let him drink champagne on New Year’s Eve!...
For this part of our "How to Have Tough Conversations" series, we focused on how you can talk with your kids about alcohol responsibility.
Jan
05
2015
What better way to ring in the new year than by resolving to help our kids navigate the tough issues they face every day -- especially the issue of whether to drink underage or drive drunk.  ...
Ask, Listen, Learn ambassador Ashley Wagner tells us all about her New Year Resolutions!
Jan
01
2015
2014 was the year of dreams. As I think of me as a little girl, dreaming of a life in front of lights on the ice, I can’t believe what I have achieved this past year. How do I top it, you ask?...
ABC's Modern Family's episode in which Haley, a daughter, turns 21, drinks heavily and is told she is OK to drive.
Dec
27
2014
For what I think has been nearly 5 years, I have been a loyal "Modern Family" viewer.  My youngest son introduced me to the show when he was still in high school.  We had a great...
Ask.Listen.Learn
Dec
24
2014
The holiday season is almost over, so let’s take a moment to take a deeeeep breath. Phew! Now that that’s over, let’s remember what’s really important during the holiday...
Lauren is a former publishing rep-turned-WAHM and toddler wrangler. When she's not chasing her son, you can find Lauren blogging about [family] life|natural living|women's issues, sewing or knitting woolen items, or putting on her 'thinking cap' for companies as a freelance writer, editor, & marketing consultant.
Dec
22
2014
A recent national survey, conducted by the Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility (FAAR), found that 51% of parents with children eighteen years old and younger, report stress due to the...
Dec
01
2014
According to our most recent survey, 60% of Americans report alcohol is part of their family traditions around the holidays. We are encouraged that 67% of Americans plan ahead for transportation when...
Elena Sonnino talks about the importance of American Education Week from the perspective of a parent and former teacher.
Nov
18
2014
Communities around the country are helping the National Education Association (NEA) celebrate American Education Week from November 16-22. This week honors the work of educators, parents, support...
Nov
17
2014
This guest blog was authored by Martin Block, Ph.D., Integrated Marketing Communications, Northwestern University Findings from a recent national online tracking survey revealed just over four...

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