Category Archives: Troubled Teens

“Drink” The Intimate Relationship between women and Alcohol by Ann Dowsett Johnston

When Sean and I were preparing for Jack to come home from his year at the Liahona Academy we were advised to rid our home of alcohol to support his newfound sobriety.  At that point in our journey as scared … Continue reading

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“Deuces B-town, #Vegas Baby”

Last week my son tweeted “Deuces B-town, #vegasbaby” to his several hundred followers and it made me LAUGH OUT LOUD. Here’s why: About a year and a half ago my husband and I tricked him. He thought he was flying … Continue reading

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Jack’s Graduation from Liahona

On Monday September 30, a little over a week ago Jack graduated from Liahona Academy, a military type of school for troubled teens. I have had time to reflect on his journey and our entire family’s journey over the past … Continue reading

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“Basketball Junkie” by Chris Herren

I suppose it was just a matter of time before I found this book.  First, I am a basketball fan and the mother of 3 youth and high school players. I have taken my love for the game so far that I … Continue reading

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