Category Archive: What Parents Need to Know

This is Supposed to Scare You

I hope it does… Two Stories My Brother shared the following story about his neighbor’s son.  As an older couple with only one child, they have lived with a broken heart for twelve… Continue reading

Addiction Kills

Addiction Kills If you have a substance abuse problem, there is help.  There are detox, drug programs and sober living housing available everywhere.  You can contract your medical facility as a start to… Continue reading

Just Forever Say NO Dammit

I’ve heard it said that substance abuse addictions are a disease I’ve heard is said that once an addict, always an addict I’ve heard it said that addicts are recovered but never cured… Continue reading

Love Your Child enough to let them Hate You

Parents who love their children will win out because they will fight and always try for them.  Time is on the side of loving parents. In the end, love is the magic. Love… Continue reading

Two of the Best things a Parent can do for their Children:

Two of the best things a parent can do for their children: One is to raise them to have self-esteem and value themselves. The other is to prepare them to stand on their… Continue reading

A Prescription for Disaster

By:  Velinda Peyton Raising children is the hardest job in the world…except for being a single parent, which is the most commendable of life’s efforts.  It goes without saying that all parents who… Continue reading

There is Always Help

Remember there is always help.  No one has to suffer from depression, isolation, drug or alcohol abuse or people abuse.  There is always a way.   This picture from Sober Nation Check out… Continue reading

Quantity Time is just as Important as Quality Time when it comes to Raising Children

If you are a young parent, this is one of the most important things to remember about your time with your children.  You will regret the times you didn’t spend with your children… Continue reading

Forging a New Career To Prevent Teen Suicide

After she lost her daughter, Jenny Wolpert pledged to help prevent teen suicide. By: The Aging Diva May 23, 2012 Source: Courtesy of Jenny Wolpert Jenny Wolpert’s favorite family photo reminds her why… Continue reading

Drug Proofing Your Home

From:  DUILA Dear Parents, This information is provided by Drug Use Is Life Abuse to help parents understand substance abuse. Drug abuse is too wide spread to assume that it will never touch… Continue reading

15 Things A Child Can Teach An Adult

From:  Purpose Fairy Paulo Coelho said that “A child can teach an adult three things: to be happy for no reason, to always be busy with something, and to know how to demand with… Continue reading

What I Need is Love