April 22, 2016

Weighing in on Stats

Nationwide, 72.5% of students have had at least 1 drink of alcohol in their lives. Each year, about 5,000 people under age 21 die from motor […]
April 8, 2016
kids in the dark

Caught Drinking: Being In the Dark

I didn’t know my son was drinking. He told me he was doing homework at his friend’s house. When kids are caught drinking, nine out of […]
April 1, 2016
alcohol effects

Alcohol is the Most Consumed Drug by Minors

When those aged 12-20 drink alcohol, over 90% of them are engaging in binge drinking. It is typical for a minor to consume more on each […]
March 25, 2016

Delaying The Sip

“I only get drunk on weekends, so what’s the big deal? It’s not like I’m addicted.” Although addiction can strike anyone, some kids are at higher […]
March 11, 2016
Lauren's Story

Lauren’s Story

A young mom with a penchant for the gym. Lauren King is hardly the kind of person most folks would associate with hardcore drug use.  But […]
February 26, 2016
Addicted Like Me

Addicted Like Me

The bond between mother and daughter can be forged by many things, from a mutual love of clothes or jewelry to a shared interest in a […]
February 12, 2016
think before you drink

Think Before You Drink

Planning to take the kids to an adult birthday party? Heading out for a family barbecue? Before you toast your BFF on her 40th or wash […]
January 29, 2016
Hypercritical sip

Hypercritical Sip

Imagine the following scenario: You and the kids are at your mother’s house for the family’s weekly Sunday dinner. Your brother-in-law brings a bottle of Merlot […]
January 15, 2016
Party's Over

The Party’s Over

It’s a scene played out in every teenage coming-of-age movie: the over-the-top, out-of-control house party. It begins with someone’s parents going out of town for the […]
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