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2. Learn Their Lingo
GDW = Grin, Duck and Wave
mow the laundry = Doing a load of laundry after allowing clothes to pile up on your bedroom floor for weeks.
3. Movie Reviews for Parents
My Sister’s Keeper
Based on book by Jodi Picoult, this film tackles some of the ethical issues surrounding genetic family planning, but ends up focused much more intently…
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
Michael Bay’s first “Transformers” film back in 2007 was well reviewed and did huge box office around the planet. This one may be louder, longer,…
4. Links to Learn From
Breast lump removal in teens overdone, rarely needed [Chicago Sun-Times]
Cyber Bullying Affects One in 10 Students [Forbes]
Teen girls to take safe driving lead [The Age- Australia]
5. A Little Encouragement…And Humor
Time you enjoyed wasting is not wasted time.
– T.S. Elliot