The teen years can be a bit challenging for any parent. There is always a push and pull as your child is starting to assert their independence, sometimes through inappropriate, dangerous ways. While teenage boys still very much need your attention, parenting advice and rules, they probably won't act like they want it. Parenting teen boys has its own special set of … [Read more...] about Parenting Teen Boys- 10 Things You Should Know
You’ve probably heard the term “helicopter parenting,” but what is it? And is it okay or is it something you should try to avoid? Today's blog post will provide a helicopter parenting definition. It will also look at the negative effects of helicopter parents on children’s lives despite the good intentions behind this parenting style. What Is A Helicopter Parent? The … [Read more...] about What Is Helicopter Parenting?
As a parent, we learn to deal with all matter of uncomfortable topics but often puberty is one that still makes most of us cringe a bit. After all puberty is a sign that your little one is growing up and those can be hard changes to face. However, such topics are important to face head on as you want your child to know the facts and feel comfortable coming to you with … [Read more...] about When And How To Buy First Bra For Your Daughter
School is over and summer is finally here. Your teenagers are ready to enjoy some fun in the sun and they absolutely should. The summer months are also a great time for them to learn about money management and encourage responsibility. Getting a summer job is one of the best ways for young people to begin to gain independence and learn important life lessons while they have … [Read more...] about Best Summer Jobs for Teens
After a lot of hard work behind the scenes for the past several months, I'm so excited to finally announce that my new book is coming out today! It is called Gratitude Journal for Teens: Prompts to Cultivate a Habit of Awareness and Improve Well-being. This is my third book and each one has a special spot in my heart. I really cherish this one because I know firsthand the power … [Read more...] about Gratitude Journal for Teens With Daily Prompts