Body Image – My Nemesis

I am the first to admit that I have a body image issue. It started back in 6th grade when I became one of the first girls to get, you know…. boobs. I was an awkward, shy, boobaliscious pre-teen. Boys would stare. Girls would snicker. 6th-8th grade was a nightmare. I distinctly remember one of…

How Young Is Too Young For A Cel Phone?

I was hoping I had a few more years until this issue surface in my home life. But, alas… My nine year old had a friend over last night. That friend had a cel phone and was texting away on it. That friend was ALSO NINE.  That friend was very, very good at texting. Meaning,…

Wired Kids Summit Report, Internet Safety Month & Cyberbullying Awareness

Where you aware that June is “Internet Safety Month?” Throughout the month of June, Internet safety organizations, law enforcement, educators and others have been amplifying their efforts to raise the awareness level of the potential threats that lurk online, including the potential threats to our children. As part of the effort to raise awareness, I…