Another new thing that kids are trying

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Another new thing that kids are trying
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Thu, 03-22-2012 - 6:51am

The Cinnamon Challenge.

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Registered: 08-30-2002
Sat, 04-07-2012 - 7:05pm

I think it was Nutmeg that kids thought you could get a high off of when I was in high school, and smoking banana peels.



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Mon, 04-02-2012 - 1:40pm

the sad thing is that this was going on years ago when my son was in high school.

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Mon, 04-02-2012 - 12:09pm

Wow, that is crazy! It's like kids these days are TRYING to find something new and harmful to try...sigh.

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Fri, 03-30-2012 - 7:43pm

It is worth talking about.

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Fri, 03-30-2012 - 4:43pm

I hadn't heard of it either! But I'll definitely be talking to my kiddos about it now.

Lisa

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Fri, 03-30-2012 - 3:17pm
Thanks for sharing. I have to admit that I've never heard of this one. But it is worth talking about.
KRISTIE
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Fri, 03-23-2012 - 6:37am

As children get older youtube is a great way to see what kids are doing so that you can talk wtih your kids about your expectations and dangers of common practices.

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Thu, 03-22-2012 - 4:44pm

I already had a talk with dd about this. I used it as an opportunity to talk to her about things her friends might encourage her or each other to do that they might consider "safe" because it's