JUUL, vape, pens, mods, tanks, ENDS…no matter what you call e-cigarettes, they are ubiquitous. If I’m aware of vaping everywhere, you can bet our tweens and teens are, too.
Are they able to say No to vaping — over and over again? I did some research and then asked my own teens. Continue reading Vaping & Teens — MY Teens
I used to be able to read books a chapter at a time. Two or three or more, even. For the most engaging novels, I could spend an entire afternoon turning pages, getting up only because my Mom told me to go outside or because I had to eat or stretch my legs.
These days I struggle to focus like that. Do you?
Two articles came across my radar yesterday, confirming what I have thought and feared about my own reading habits since the dawn of the digital and social media era: I have lost a skill that was once at the core of my identity. Continue reading The End of Reading as We Knew It
Ding dong, 2018 is dead. Meh…for me and my family, 2018 wasn’t the worst and it wasn’t the best. How about for you?
As we begin a fresh new year full of promise and hope, let’s take a look at the Top 5 posts on this blog from the year that just ended, 2018.
#5…OA 101: What IS Open Adoption?
What IS open adoption anyway? To invoke Inigo Montoya, it may not mean what you think it means.
#4…OA 101: Two Keys for Parents Entering into Open Adoption Continue reading Top 5