“THE TALK!”

This will be the first in a series of posts about “THE TALK”!   TODAY’S TAKE HOME MESSAGE ABOUT “THE TALK”!  Information your child needs and issues you need to discuss are much too complex to cover in “A TALK”.   There is absolutely no way a parent can say everything they need to say or [...]

Sexting & Cell Phones – What’s Going On?

O.K. What’s the deal with cell phones….a blessing or a curse? Obviously, both! We said the same thing about T.V….portable phones…computers…cell phones the size of a brick…the internet…and now cell phones that incorporate it all – cameras, texting, and internet!! One thing is certain…they aren’t going away any time soon and when they do, something [...]

The Information Gap Between Parents And Kids About Sex

For the past 18 years I have been providing puberty education in schools, talking to and working with kids and parents about the journey of puberty. As I have collected data while talking with thousands of parents, teachers and kids, my work and findings have paralleled existing research which shows there is an “information gap” [...]