Judge Grube explores the ins-and-outs of adjudicating different types of underage drinking cases from a judicial perspective.
Mar
03
2015
Many of us judges do not encounter underage drinking cases regularly, and when we do, the encounter is a brief one at best. Juvenile alcohol offenders (those under age 18), are often diverted from us...
Education blogger Leticia Barr shares thoughts on Kristen Schrotberger's Scary Mommy blog on moms always talking about coffee and wine.
Feb
26
2015
Why do moms always talk about coffee and wine? Referencing the fact that talk of both beverages constantly fills up her Facebook feed, Kristen Schrotberger says she’s over the rampant liking of...
Feb
25
2015
Roberto, age 15, was at his junior prom waiting for some friends to pick him up to go to an after party. He was spotted stumbling around the school parking lot and appeared to be drinking from an...
Jessica Shyba of mommasgonecity.com joins some of our nation's attorneys general on behalf of Responsibility.org to film PSAs encouraging parents to start a lifetime of conversations with their kids about alcohol responsibility.
Feb
24
2015
Today, we’ve gathered with some of our nation’s attorneys general to film our annual anti-underage drinking PSAs. This year, the attorneys general will join influential parenting blogger...
Maureen Dalbec says parents should follow ERR when dealing with whether to let their college-age kids drink abroad.
Feb
20
2015
To err is human and good parenting. For more than a decade, you have been teaching your now college-age son or daughter that drinking before the age of 21 is wrong and could lead to harmful and...
Jennifer Diaz, Ed.S., LPC is a School Counselor at White Oak Elementary School in Buford, Georgia and a finalist for the American School Counseling Association’s 2015 School Counselor of the Year.
Feb
12
2015
With all the focus on college and career readiness that our educational world is feeling, I consider myself lucky.  In fact, I’ve always considered myself lucky to have had a direction...
Feb
10
2015
FCCLA@TheTable has been gaining momentum: Family, Career and Community Leaders of America has more than 26,000 meals pledged for this national campaign, which asks youth to take a...
Deborah Gilboa, MD, (aka “Doctor G”) is a parenting expert, family physician and member of Responsibility.org’s National Advisory Board. Click here for more from Dr. Gilboa.
Jan
27
2015
When there are enticements and pressures to drink seemingly everywhere they look, and alcohol is not so hard to obtain isn't it not only normal but likely that teens will drink? Shouldn't we...
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!...

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