Tag: Teenagers


“When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary…”

On this July Fourth, to commemorate the actions of those revolutionaries who eloquently proclaimed the separation of the Thirteen Colonies from Great Britain as set forth in the Declaration of Independence, we recall the legacy of liberty we inherent and recommit to honor their actions by striving to realize freedom in all our affairs.  Realizing …


What Happens When Children Mimic Adults Too Soon

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Email:  America’s Past-Time (Literally)


The typical teenage inbox … because email is Snapchat’s great-grandmother. Photo credit: Hubbubbaloo Creative, 2017 Related PostsNavigating Fall 2021 College Admissions: Test-Optional Policies Living with Mom & Dad? Extracurricular Activities & College Admissions


“The More Things Change, The More They Stay The Same”

One hundred and sixty years ago, Henry David Thoreau wrote, “You may say the wisest thing you can, old man – you who have lived seventy years, not without honor of a kind – I hear an irresistible voice which invites me away from all that. One generation abandons the enterprises of another like stranded …


Parents Mean Well

There may be a point of “too involved”… Photo credit: New Yorker Magazine Related PostsCollege Selection and Financial Aid in the Age of Rising College Tuition: Part Two Graduated, Yet Still Not Grown Up? Is Sentiment Shifting Regarding College?