Tips from Moms on Teenagers

Choose your fights.  Ask yourself if the issue at hand is worth the argument.  If not, drop the issue. Have family conferences where joint decisions can be made.  Discuss with your teen what the consequences should be for breaking any family rules. A great opportunity to communicate with your teenager is when you are alone in the car.  There isn’t any glaring eye contact; there are … Continue reading Tips from Moms on Teenagers

Adolescence

Some people have stated that adolescence is like “the two’s” all over again.  Well, just like two years olds, preteens and teenagers are seeking ways to become independent from their parents and through this new emotions and feelings emerge.  The decisions our teens make during these few years have a direct effect on the rest of their life.  So, as parents the best thing we can do … Continue reading Adolescence