Man’s Best Friend: Teaching Your Children About Animal Safety

According to the American Humane Association, there are approximately 4.5 million people are bitten by a dog in the U.S. each year. Half of these incidents involve children who are under the age of 12, and a shocking 70 percent of all fatalities that are caused by dog bites involve victims who are under 10 […]

Gang Awareness: Recognizing the Warning Signs

Street gangs have been prevalent in the US since the 1920s, and teenagers started forming their own gang alliances in the 1950s. Even though the amount of gang activity has been reducing nationwide since 2000, there are still an estimated 772,500 people involved in one of the more than 24,000 active gangs, and many of […]

5 Ways To Convince Your Teen Not To Get A Permanent Tattoo

    Convincing your teen of anything that you think is best for them is usually a difficult task. The simple act of forbidding something usually makes them desire the item more. This applies to everything, including tattoos. With tattoos being very popular at this time, convincing your teen not to alter their body permanently […]

Before You Share The Keys: Teaching Your Teen To Drive

Photo Credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/54400117@N03/5068492289/ Teaching your children about driving involves a lot more than simply telling them about the rules of the road. Instead, you need to give them real world experience, and it is also imperative to ensure that they understand that basics of keeping a vehicle properly maintained and operational. Therefore, before you consider […]