Finals Week: Don’t Stress it!

You can’t imagine the stresses one endures during “Finals Week.” For some classes, grades rely on finals week. Yesterday a friend of mine told me she hasn’t taken one exam for her Women Studies class. I was shocked! “So you mean to tell me, this final exam counts for more than half of your finalContinue reading “Finals Week: Don’t Stress it!”

You are Beautiful, No Botox Necessary!

Today there was a segment on the morning TV show, Good Morning America, discussing a San Francisco mother giving her 8-year-old daughter the cosmetic procedure, Botox. Yes, Botox! The little girl competes in beauty pageants and her mother, who does the procedure herself, justifies giving her daughter Botox because “other moms are doing it.” InContinue reading “You are Beautiful, No Botox Necessary!”

Setting goals to achieve goals.

 Setting goals can be easy.  Whether they are short or long term, you need to think about what you are doing to achieve those goals. First thing first, analyze your goal and be realistic.  Why is this goal important, when do you want to reach this goal, how does this goal affect others, how areContinue reading “Setting goals to achieve goals.”

Hot Teen Programs for the Summer!

Looking for scholarships, jobs and summer programs? There are a bunch of teen programs out there and Double Dutch will continue to bring you up-to-date info on great programs. Some programs can be hard to find, but we’ve made it easy for you. Check out these hot programs! Beyond the Boroughs Scholarship AwardsPotential scholarship amountContinue reading “Hot Teen Programs for the Summer!”