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6 Traits of Successful Teens

Many teenagers define success in lots of different ways. Some would say success is having lots of friends. Others would say its making lots of money. Still others would say success is doing well in sports or at school.…

What Your Phone Can Teach You About Words

I have a friend who uses a passcode to lock her phone. She does this because her younger sisters always try to use her phone without her permission. They want to play the games on her phone and think…

How To Handle Disappointment

Disappointment stinks! I remember a time when I was sure that I was going to get the present I wanted for my birthday. I had dropped like 80 million hints about what I wanted, the color, even the size.…

Are You Stuff-y?

So much of the culture today is consumed with the pursuit of stuff. We think if we could just have a better car, we’d be happy. If we could just be dating that person of our dreams, then we’d…

Taking Responsibility For Your Actions

Have you ever placed the blame on someone else for something that you did? I remember one time I really wanted to do that. I was trying to ¬†make my cousins laugh, so I began writing curse words on…

4 Reasons Discipline Is Okay

Discipline is never easy. Its usually painful and most of the time you'd rather that it didn't happen. However, here are a few reasons that discipline is okay.…

3 Ways to Motivate Others

One important part of being a leader is learning how to motivate others. But, being able to motivate others doesn’t just happen automatically. Rather, its something that you can learn to do and grow in. Motivation isn’t manipulation or…

Who are you copying?

Most actors who play the part of a real life person will study to get into character of the person they are playing. For example a professional actor who would represent Abraham Lincoln would study his life by reading…

Help! I Messed Up Big

Have you ever made a really bad mistake and ended up hurting someone else? How did you deal with your mistake?…

What Mountain Dew Can Teach You About Life

Mountain Dew is a really popular drink which tastes amazing! Even though Mountain Dew tastes so good, it doesn’t really offer any nutritional value. For example, drinking a bottle of Mountain Dew every day won’t help you become a…