Teens

Parenting helps for parenting teenagers effectively. Read about hot topics for the teen years and how to handle situations that arise.

12 Best Video Games for Kids Moms Will Feel Good About

12 Best Video Games for Kids Moms Will Feel Good About. Clean video games that are safe for children to play. Video game list for children. Growing up, I loved… View Post

Brayden Teen Summary: 13.25 Years Old

13 year old teenage boy schedule and development. This is a summary for Brayden from 13 years old to 13 1/4 years old. Here is a summary of how things… View Post

Brayden Preteen Summary: 13 Years Old

This is a summary for Brayden from 12 years 9 months old to 13 years old.     My recent post on Instagram summed it up well: Happy 13th Birthday… View Post

8 Ways to Respond to, “Everyone is Doing It!”

8 Ways to Respond to, “Everyone is Doing It!” Helpful phrases to be prepared for how to respond.      The phrase, “Everyone is doing it!” is a time-honored phrase… View Post

How to Respond to “Everyone Else is Doing It”

How to Respond to “Everyone Else is Doing It” Avoid peer pressure from your parent peers, whether real or perceived. Stick to your family rules. We all know the classic… View Post

45 Questions to Get Your Child Talking

My twelve year old son has a super talent. He can answer any open-ended question with one word, and do it well. He has sharpened my skills as a question-asker.… View Post

What Age Should Kids Have Social Media Accounts?

As your child comes out of the preteen years and approaches the teen years, you will likely start to get inquiries about when he/she can open up various social media… View Post