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High School Relationships vs. Summer Camp Relationships
By Ben R. on July 5th, 2012 | Comments(1)
Before I give my comparison between relationships in two completely different places, I will first explain what summer camp is.  Many kids, “tweens,” and teenagers go to a variety of summer sleepaway/overnight camps to enjoy a variety of sports, activities, as well as hang with friends. …
 
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Teen Mom Season 4: Strike Out
By Bisi O. on June 27th, 2012 | Comments(2)
This week Farrah celebrates a milestone and says goodbye to her teenaged years as she turns 20. She develops an interest in her new, older neighbor and decides to feel out if he’s boyfriend material. After he takes her to a birthday dinner she decides that even though he’s older, she may…
 
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Friday Five: 5 Rules for Flirting Without Being a Flirt
By Amber M. on June 22nd, 2012 | Comments(12)
Yes, flirting is fun.  It’s exciting, makes you feel good, and at the end of the day it’s pretty harmless.  Harmless that is, unless you’re becoming a flirt.  Flirting is fine, but being a flirt is something you want to avoid.  Here’s how:  Rule #1: Flirt…
 
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Teen Mom Season 4: The Places You'll Go
By Bisi O. on June 20th, 2012 | Comments(0)
Happy Graduation to Catelynn and Tyler! There were a lot of cheers and tears from their friends and family as the two lovebirds walked across the stage at their high school graduation. Catelynn’s dad and brother, River, made the trip from Florida to see her graduate. The only one missing from…
 
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A Backup Plan Instead of Babies
By Colin A. on June 15th, 2012 | Comments(2)
When we realized the condom broke it was like seeing a whole new life I wasn’t ready for suddenly flash before my eyes. There I was covered in diaper cream, wet wipes, and baby poop, my head cocked to one side explaining into the phone, “Sorry, dude—I can’t go.  It’s…
 
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Teen Mom Season 4: Separation Anxiety
By Bisi O. on June 15th, 2012 | Comments(0)
Teen Mom is back and so is the drama that is constantly following these four teen mothers. In the Season 4 premiere of Teen Mom, it seems that everybody is trying to let go and move on. But it proves to be a lot harder than it may sound.  Maci and her boyfriend Kyle are trying to get Maci’s…
 
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Teen Mom Season 4: Letting Go
By Bisi O. on June 13th, 2012 | Comments(0)
Though they want to be together, Amber and Gary’s relationship faces many obstacles which are taking a toll on both of them. Couples who have unplanned children report more frequent relationship conflicts and issues with depression than those whose children were planned. Even with their ups and…
 
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Three Big Words
By Amelia B. on June 12th, 2012 | Comments(21)
Your parents have probably said it to you a thousand times.  I love you.  Those three words seem like no big deal as you’re leaving for school.  Those three ‘little’ words, however, don’t feel so little when saying it for the first time in a romantic way.  Speaking…
 
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When a Relationship Ends, Should You De-friend?
By Amber M. on June 6th, 2012 | Comments(28)
Struggling with whether or not to de-friend your ex?  If you can check off ANY of the following boxes then I’d say yes.     You NEED them out of your life. Sometimes a break up is so overwhelming that you need to call it quits cold turkey. None of this “we’ll be friends”…
 
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Sex and the city: Holla' for the dollar
By Makeda T. on May 31st, 2012 | Comments(0)
Members of the Youth Leadership Teamvisit Washington, DC three times a year.  On their second visit, they attend meetings on Capitol Hill to meet with their Congresspeople and to educate them about teen pregnancy prevention.  This is Makeda’s story of her visit to the Hill.  The…
 

 
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