Helping our soldiers COME HOME, the TIME Magazine interview with Tom Hanks

We Boot Camp our soldiers but we do not UN-BOOT CAMP them. I was struck by something Tom Hanks said in his recent interview in TIME Magazine:...more

Super Mario Drug Bust...

 (Photo found through google at:    ~*Miss Penny Lane*~   ...more

Digging Deep, why I went down the wrong path and got raped, addicted, abused etc

Dawn of Love @

Open Mouth, Insert Foot.

I have no brain-mouth filter. I've had this issue since forever. I was a bit sheltered as a child, my parents wanted me to stay their baby forever. There was an all ages bar that I wasn't able to go to until I was 18, "so I didn't get exposed to drugs," despite my stories of my desk mate getting expelled for finally being caught rolling blunts during his exam. So since I've sprouted out on my own I've been an open book. I'm not easily embarrassed, however I care deeply what others think about me. ...more

Toking and Tolerance: Is Pot Smoking an Issue for YOU

From medical marijuana to cannabis cafes in Portland, everyone is talking about toking these days. With over 15 million Americans admitting that they use it regularly, marijuana is still widely popular among Americans and it seems that several new breeds of users have emerged in the last few years.   There are stiletto stoners whom, based on a poll conducted by Marie Claire magazine, are powerful and professional females and baby boomers who are big on bong hits....more

If the average human being the the United States or Canada took the time to educate ...more

Become the exception


We Are Mothers Before Workers


More kids abusing ADHD meds Research is showing that there's been a significant increase in the use of Rx stimulants used to treat ADHD.  The American Assoc. of Poison Control analyzed data from 1998 to 2005 and found that calls related to ADHD medication abuse in 13- to 19-year-olds went up 76 percent! ...more

Michael Jackson's Death Ruled a Homicide

Michael Jackson's death was not simply a drug overdose but a homicide, says the Los Angeles coroner's office. News broke this afternoon that the LAPD issued a warrant for Jackson's personal physician, Dr. Conrad Murray, today. Legal experts and journalists say official charges are the next step. ...more

Tresha, I think your comment is on point for the higher lesson we should learn from MJ's ...more

The scary side of parenting....

I thought I knew some parenting things - then I went to a workshop on drugs. Thank God I have good kids because there's a whole crap load of stuff hidden right in front of us.... ...more