Raising a teenage daughter doesn’t have to be difficult! Connect with your teenage daughter by making sure she hears these encouraging words from you often. Navigating the teen (and tween!) years can be rough for girls. Their lives, bodies, and social circles are all changing at a rapid pace. Friendships that were easy in elementary...
THINGS NO ONE TELLS YOU ABOUT PARENTING A TEENAGE BOY Raising our four children, including raising teenage sons, is the joy of my life. We have three boys and one little girl. While there are things that you need to know about raising teenage girls, today we are talking about raising teenage sons. The teenage
Your kids only need one or two house rules. Use this the first house rule and your house will run much more smoothly whether you have toddlers or teenagers. There are different philosophies on setting up house rules for kids. Family rules for teenagers can be especially tricky. Teenagers need both boundaries and freedom. I
My teenagers aren’t always (if ever!) sitting around waiting to soak up any parental wisdom that comes out of my mouth. They’re more likely to be too involved in what’s going on in their own lives to let me “bless” them with my advice. But on the off-chance that they want me to share a […]