When I became a step parent almost 20 years ago, someone forget to give me a new owners manual on navigating step parenting and how to survive a blended family. And when I say blended it's definitely a blended mix, because not only are there 2...
Building a strong and healthy relationship with your teens can impact their future interpersonal relationships as they continue to develop and grow.
What do you do to show that you care when touching is awkward and conversation is challenging? Here are nine practical ways to maintain emotional attachment between adults and teens.
I surveyed just over 100 teenagers from diverse cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds to find out what they wish their parents would say to them more often, and their answers may surprise you.
Terrific teenagers do not happen automatically, they are grown through an understanding of the changes they face. Identity, the purpose of life, peer groups, and gender roles all have a place.
I think this picture was taken around the time when Reuven wrote his essay (in 2005) While I was cleaning my files in the computer, I found this essay that my son Reuven wrote when he was a Sophomore in High School. First I wanted to write an...
Providing a teen with proper nutrition, especially protein, in the morning increases the brain's ability to function well through the day.
Teenagers want their independence and most parents want to give it to them. In order to make it happen, teenagers need to learn how to choose wisely. Their choices affect them all of their lives.
Finding the perfect prom dress is a hard task for mothers and daughters. Included are 5 tips to make prom dress shopping easier and less expensive.
“It is the nature of thought to find its way into action” (Christian Bovee). These suggestions will help teenagers think and practice purity. They provide continual reminders all through the year.