Without the intervention of a friend’s mother, my story could have become another tragic example of the Rx to Heroin pipeline.
Just like our mamas taught us, you shouldn’t judge a book – or the TV show based on it – by its cover.
Caitlin Moran wrote an amazing letter to her daughter, but her advice is universal.
After freshman year, I was fortunate enough to attend The Taft School, a boarding school in Watertown CT, for my remaining three years of high school.
Back at the beginning of the summer, we invited a handful of local friends to help model our new line of official merchandise. While we were at it, we played a round of Tag It.
My mom didn’t discourage me from using drugs the way that most parents do. At the core of her philosophy are freedom and responsibility. My mother gave us the freedom to make many of our own choices.