November 24, 2018

Shopping Safely This Holiday Season

This holiday season, don’t let the spirit of giving (& receiving) be interrupted with the possibility of crime. Between shopping at jam-packed malls, package deliveries when […]
October 30, 2018

Five Tips to Help Kids Ward Off Nightmares

Nightmares not only disrupt sleeping patterns but can also cause stress and anxiety depending on the frequency. For children, most nightmares occur due to something that […]
October 30, 2018

“For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them.” – Aristotle

At Lexis Preparatory School, this quote provides guidance for the service learning process for all of our middle and high school students. We find it crucial […]
October 1, 2018

Dangers of Vaping

Two of my children started high school this past fall. I was surprised to learn that there is only one bathroom on campus that one of […]
September 28, 2018

Real Dangers of Marijuana

  You may or may not be surprised to learn how many students across college campuses have the perception that marijuana is a safe, natural recreational […]
August 28, 2018

Pressured

24/7 is the reality of time our children are faced with pressure these days: from friends, family, social media, school, TV and—perhaps subconsciously—from idols they look up to. The need to fit in, […]
September 3, 2018

Internet and Food Addictions: Too Much of a Good Thing

  In moderation, sex, food, work, exercise, shopping and Internet use are considered normal healthy behaviors, but when they become excessive, they can jeopardize all aspects […]
September 1, 2018

Superhero September

Superhero mythology is that of overcoming great odds, tragedy, and sadness. Our most popular heroes, Spiderman, Batman, and Superman, overcame great personal loss to become heroes […]
August 28, 2018

It takes a Village

As a grandmother of five lively and selfconfident grandchildren ages 4 to 15, I thought little of the disturbing news of what experts call the “frightful […]