teens

Confident Kids Make Competent Decisions

Confident Kids Make Competent Decisions

Do you know where this line came from? “You have chosen wisely.”

If you are over 40 and consider yourself a movie buff, you are proudly answering that it came from the movie, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade.

Youthful Dishonesty: The Hidden Truth - 6 Things Every Parent Should Know

Youthful Dishonesty: The Hidden Truth - 6 Things Every Parent Should Know

As he began putting the first bite of his McDonalds pancake in his mouth, I told my son, "It's time you told me the truth."  The fork slowly came out of his mouth as he looked at me with stunned surprise in silence.  "What are you talking about Dad?" Your mom and I know what you're doing.  It's time you told us the truth."  From that point on my son lost his appetite as he was faced with the unpleasant task of telling us about behavior that he hoped would stay hidden.