Kathy Bernstein Harris's blog

Jul
22
2016
Adventures in Teen Driving #26: Farewell

Adventures in Teen Driving: Farewell

By Kathy Bernstein Harris

I can’t believe how fast the time has flown. Declan has had his license for about a year now and thankfully, neither he nor the car are any worse for wear.

Well, that’s not entirely true…the car has the permanent stench of hockey gear – but everyone in my family is used to the smell!

Has my life become easier since Declan has been driving by himself? I would have to say yes, for the most part. I’m not running nearly as much as I once was. He can get himself to school, hockey and as of this summer, work.

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May
6
2016

Adventures in Teen Driving: Happy Mother’s Day!

By Kathy Bernstein Harris

Kathy Bernstein Harris is the Senior Manager for Teen Driving Initiatives at the National Safety Council. Follow Kathy as she shares her experiences teaching her own son to drive, from the perspective of a teen driving expert and a mom.

I wanted to take a moment to wish all the Moms who read this blog a Happy Mother’s Day!

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Apr
22
2016

Adventures in Teen Driving: It was just a matter of time

By Kathy Bernstein Harris

Kathy Bernstein Harris is the Senior Manager for Teen Driving Initiatives at the National Safety Council. Follow Kathy as she shares her experiences teaching her own son to drive, from the perspective of a teen driving expert and a mom. 

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Feb
9
2016

Adventures in Teen Driving: We’re in the thick of it!

By Kathy Bernstein Harris

Kathy Bernstein Harris is the Senior Manager for Teen Driving Initiatives at the National Safety Council. Follow Kathy as she shares her experiences teaching her own son to drive, from the perspective of a teen driving expert and a mom. 

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Dec
23
2015

Adventures in Teen Driving: Here’s to a Joyous Holiday and a Safe and Happy New Year!

By Kathy Bernstein Harris

Kathy Bernstein Harris is the Senior Manager for Teen Driving Initiatives at the National Safety Council. Follow Kathy as she shares her experiences teaching her own son to drive, from the perspective of a teen driving expert and a mom.

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Nov
24
2015
I'm Thankful

Adventures in Teen Driving: I’m Thankful!

By Kathy Bernstein Harris

Kathy Bernstein Harris is the Senior Manager for Teen Driving Initiatives at the National Safety Council. Follow Kathy as she shares her experiences teaching her own son to drive, from the perspective of a teen driving expert and a mom. 

It’s the time of the year to step back and reflect on all the awesome things that have been accomplished this year and thank everyone who’s contributed to them.

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Nov
20
2015

A Proud Moment for DriveitHOME

By Kathy Bernstein Harris

Left to right: Maureen Vogel, NSC media relations manager; Kelly Nantel, NSC vice president of communications and advocacy; Kathy Bernstein Harris, NSC senior manager of teen driving initiatives; Lorrie Lynn, NSC grants and evaluations director; and Tess Benham, NSC senior program manager of prescription drug abuse
 

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Oct
19
2015

Adventures in Teen Driving: It’s National Teen Driver Safety Week—Make it Count!

By Kathy Bernstein Harris

Kathy Bernstein Harris is the Senior Manager for Teen Driving Initiatives at the National Safety Council. Follow Kathy as she shares her experiences teaching her own son to drive, from the perspective of a teen driving expert and a mom. 

Everyone knows this week is Teen Driver Safety Week, right?

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Oct
13
2015

Adventures in Teen Driving: MyCarDoesWhat?

By Kathy Bernstein Harris

Kathy Bernstein Harris is the Senior Manager for Teen Driving Initiatives at the National Safety Council. Follow Kathy as she shares her experiences teaching her own son to drive, from the perspective of a teen driving expert and a mom.

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Sep
15
2015

Adventures in Teen Driving: Happy Birthday (Again)

By Kathy Bernstein Harris

Kathy Bernstein Harris is the Senior Manager for Teen Driving Initiatives at the National Safety Council. Follow Kathy as she shares her experiences teaching her own son to drive, from the perspective of a teen driving expert and a mom.

The day has finally come. Dan and I agreed that Declan is ready to drive alone. At some point, he needs to make his own decisions behind the wheel. School has started and a new hockey season is upon us, and that means driving to specific destinations with regular check- ins. Dan and I decided that it was time for him to take the test.

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