There are so many reasons why we start to blog. Some of us begin blogging to find camaraderie among moms. Others of us start blogging because we want to hone our skill as writers or because we have some really heavy ideas that we want to share with anyone who will listen. And, then again, some of us start blogging because of all the FREE stuff.
I started blogging to share some of the ideas I was already putting into my websites. I thought the blogs would be a neat way to reach people who might not find the websites. I haven't been blogging that long, so I feel a little lost with things sometimes! It has been a really fun journey, learning about the blogging world.
I started blogging to keep my family posted about how our new life in Brazil was. I initially didn't like it very much and was very reluctant to the whole blogging thing. Now I couldn't live without it! :)
Parenting teens is hard enough, but parenting a troubled teen can feel impossible. Most parents simply don’t have the training in psychotherapy techniques, communication skills, and mentoring necessary to guide a teen through the troubled years of adolescence, especially when that teen is also struggling with mental…