Making Changes with Your Teen


As a parent, you might feel as though all of your time, effort, and money are spent in order to provide your teen with what they need and want. It is not uncommon for parents to provide money, transportation, privileges, and activities for their children, in addition to the required food, clothing, and shelter. Going […]

Is Your Teen Responsible Enough For A Summer Job?


Most teens are excited about getting their very first job. That job usually gives them a sense of adulthood and responsibility. Although you will only be just considering letting them work for a season, you want to make sure that you are making a good decision. It is obvious that if your teen is not […]

Cell Phone Usage Guidelines For Your Teens


There can be great benefits to allowing your teen to use a cell phone. However, if you’re a parent who has heard the horror stories about inappropriate cell phone use, you might be a bit hesitant. There are ways in which parents can set standards for cell phone usage and still allow their teens the […]

Helping Your Young Teen Understand the Emotions and Changes of Puberty


One of the most confusing times in a young teen’s life is probably going through puberty. As their bodies begin to change, most are not prepared for the way that puberty can affect them. Many parents wonder how to explain the changes of puberty to their teen without scaring them off or making them feel […]

Does your teenage child say, “You never understand me”?


You are not the only parent with this problem. This a common problem these days. The conflicts between parents and teenage children are obvious. Parents need to understand their teenage children. They need to understand that their kids are becoming adults and the drastic changes takes place in the child’s body and health. The teenage […]

Raising Teenage Sons


Raising teenage sons is an extremely crucial test of parenting for parents, because that is the make or break decade for boys. A lot of boys tend to delve in to bad activities during their teenage, and this leads them permanently astray from the right path. As boys enter their teenage, they become much more […]

Parenting Advice – How to Communicate with your Teen


Communicate with teens can be very hard, but the most important thing in raising teens id communication between parents and teenagers, which is why you need to work on your communication skills. An open and trusting communication with your teen is the most important thing in helping your teen deal with problems and avoiding negative behavior patterns.

Establishing Discipline and Rules for Your Teens


Establishing discipline and rules for our children, especially our teens, is very important, but it’s best done and has the best effects when our children are young. The rules are there to protect our children, so have that in mind when you set the rules. Teens know that some rules can be broken, and they […]