What is good for the goose is good for the gander


I had a conversation with a 16-year-old young man today who was scared he might have gotten a girl pregnant. Although they didn’t go “all the way”, they had done enough for him to be afraid she may have gotten pregnant. … [Continue reading]

When Silence is NOT Golden


  When you mentioned the parents not giving their child the ‘talk’, I kind of related. My mother had me when she was roughly 13. She has not given me that talk yet. Knowing that, I do sometimes think it’s … [Continue reading]

The Bigger Picture

The Big Picture

Yesterday after finishing a presentation to a health class of high school juniors and seniors, five young men stayed after class to speak with me. The last young man who had patiently waited for me to finish speaking with the others simply wanted to … [Continue reading]

Inside the World of Teens


  Have you ever wondered what teenagers are REALLY thinking and doing? Well you don’t have to be curious any longer. … [Continue reading]