“I do not promote teen dating …our culture does.”
Teen Dating Advice to help parents teach their teens how to
"date defensively, navigate safely and steer clear of unhealthy relationships.”
01. Sep, 2014

Part II – Social Media and Today’s Teens by Allyson Karnowski

When I was taught how to drive, there were precautions that needed to be taken before I could brave the highway. Similarly, these precautions were used as I grew up learning the ways of the “Information Superhighway” – aka the internet – in relation to dating. 1.  Know the Rules of the Road: Before merging [...]

25. Aug, 2014

Part I – Social Media and Today’s Teens by Allyson Karnowski

There was a pause. I held my breath in anticipation of what was coming. “I love you,” he said. I was shocked, excited and scared all at the same time. I thought about what I should say next. Too nervous to respond, I clicked the “go offline” button of my AOL Instant Messenger. It seems [...]

18. Aug, 2014

The Detour of Depression by Allyson Karnowski

I’m the feeling that grips you tightly when you never would have never expected it. After finally leaving behind those awkward junior high times and entering into fun, teenage years with more independence, you never thought I would stop you in the middle of the road. Going into freshman year, it’s a new school and [...]

15. Aug, 2014

NewsmaxTV – Interview to Discuss Parenting Styles with Lisa Jander

On NewsmaxTV today we will be discussing the pros and cons of parenting styles and what the long term implications are for children. Parenting styles are varied worldwide and some methods are raising not just eyebrows, but concerns. I am joining Midpoint to discuss global parenting skills that don't treat kids like little snowflakes and [...]