Oct
01
2014
When it comes to underage drinking, some parents take their good intentions and place them at odds with what they know to be good parenting. This latest data about the effects of social hosting...
Lauren Stevens reacts to how her article "Why Mommy Juice Scares the Hell Out of Me" was taken by the public.
Sep
26
2014
While I don’t regret sharing my opinions [and fears] about the growing trend of women posting memes, photos, and sentiments stating that they deserve to drink after an especially trying day, I...
Sep
26
2014
The shorter the time between a teen’s first drink and the first time they get drunk, the greater the risk of binge drinking during adolescence, according to a new study. "Our research...
Three mom bloggers talk about their tips for having tough conversations with kids.
Sep
16
2014
We caught up with three parenting bloggers to hear about why they think it's important to talk early and often with their kids about tough topics - like alcohol.  You’ll recall,...
New school year, new conversation about the dangers of underage drinking.
Sep
12
2014
Now that you’ve (somewhat) settled into the new school year, let’s talk about the next steps. As a parent of a Middle Schooler, it’s important to recognize the struggles that they...
Debbie Phelps talks about the role as a mom and educator.
Sep
09
2014
Parents take it upon themselves to start tough conversations with their kids at home – but, teachers, do you keep that conversation going in the classroom? What red flags do you look for to...
Jaime Borg is the Principal at Glebe Elementary School.
Sep
02
2014
Another Labor Day has passed and for many people that means the end of swim season and the start of the new school year. As Principal of Glebe Elementary School in Arlington, Virginia, I always look...
Rita Kay Cydulka, MD, MS Emergency Physician talks about the dangers of underage drinking from the standpoint of a physician.
Aug
19
2014
I have been an emergency department physician for 30 years and a mom for 27. No matter how long you have practiced medicine, nothing ever prepares you for a death or injury in your own social circle...
Download our new Grab the Goodies app that's free and educational.
Aug
12
2014
There are always new trends in education and technology is at the center of it all.  We are always looking for new ways to help parents and their kids to talk about the dangers of underage...
Kathy Radigan responds to the viral sensation that became of her open letter to her son about underage drinking that ran in the Huffington Post.
Aug
11
2014
From the time my oldest son was in kindergarten, the schools have taught him that drinking before the legal age of 21 is wrong and could lead to dangerous and life-altering consequences. My husband...

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