Did you know Spicoli from the movie Fast Times At Ridgemont High is responsible for increased Marijuana use in teens today? Ok well, not exactly but it is amazing what one can accomplish with a little circular logic! Hey, it is the internet, I can make up anything I want, right?
Alright, alright, there might be a little scientific information thrown into my recent article just for good measure!
My most recent article on Parentsociety.com “Are You Ambivalent About Marijuana Use?” explores the possibility that, as parents of a certain age, our perception of the big M is contributing to the increased use by our teens.
Marijuana, or as my son likes to call it, “mar-i-ji-hwana,” is a drug parents of a certain age are well familiar with. We all had friends who smoked it, we laughed about “stoners,”and maybe we even partook of it ourselves a time or two … I recently realized I tend to look on the little dried plant as a chihuahua among a brood of bulldogs where drugs are concerned.
Oh, and don’t miss the 8 little tips at the end. They are gems, I tell you, gems!