What Are Teens Lacking If Their Smoking? Self Esteem!

Excerpt From the Revised & Updated Edition of My Feet Aren’t Ugly “Why do teens think it’s so cool to smoke cigarettes? One big reason is that it makes them feel older and more mature, even though doing something as reckless as smoking isn’t a mature thing to do.” A lot of  teens try smoking, the problem is more and more teens continue to smoke. The stats on teenage smoking is mind-boggling. Here are a few: In the United States, over 3,500 young people start smoking everyday 60% of young people who smoke start at the age...

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Parents Empower Your Teen, Gift Them Self Esteem

Excerpt From the Revised & Updated Edition of My Feet Aren’t Ugly “You already have the power within yourself. Use it! You are strong enough to take care of yourself. The more you care for yourself, the stronger you will become. Just take action, and do it! Become the person who is confident and satisfied with herself.” I am always talking to parents about the control they think they have over their teenagers.  The bottom line is they have none. If a teen wants to do something, they will find a way to do it, whether...

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