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.
Does your teen help with household chores? Here is a simple guide to help teach your child the fine art of washing dishes by hand. The secret is to know what your expectations are before you begin.
Raising teenagers can be challenging but it shouldn’t be scary. Your little one isn’t small anymore but they still need our help as they continue to mature.
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...
The young adults years are full of decision making. Life at home is not the same as dependence gives way to independence, yet roots have not been established outside of the immediate family.
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.
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.
The article mentions some basic reasons that we all should respect our elders as they have a lot of life experience and they help us and stand for us whenever needed.
“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.