Going to university is often the first time kids will be living away from the family home, and living independent lives financially. This is meant to be the
Parenting Teens Archive
Everyone has heard the same test taking tips for years. Get a good nights sleep. Get a decent breakfast. I want to share some test taking tips that
I will admit…. I was unraveling. I have an unemployed, not going to school this semester, 18 year old who is sleeping all day and staying up all
Everybody on the planet gets in bad moods sometimes. When it comes to teenagers and mood swings most parents know that bad moods can be par for the
A child saying they are ready to come home does not necessarily mean the family is ready for a re-entry into the home. There are going to be
You’ve had a confrontation with your kid. It’s escalated quickly and got out of control. Now you have a runaway on the streets and don’t know what to
While it’s true that when a runaway threat happens it’s after some major conflict or confrontation it is important to understand that these events are not usually spur
We all know men and women are different, that is why we have so many self-help books on dealing with and understanding the opposite sex. Difference isn’t something
A parent’s angst is having a teenager. I worry, about everything. Is she eating enough? And when she does eat is she running to the bathroom to throw
Planning for college is very important with any high school student who will be a senior soon. Today my son and I visited Texas State Technical College in
For some parents a runaway scenario can be a worst case and a nightmare come to life. Any child can run away at any time if the circumstances
This post is the first in a 2-part series on domestic violence and children/teens. In this post we will focus on Teen Dating Violence.
Is the International Baccalaureate Program really 'better' than other High School curriculums? An semi objective rant.
Were your teenage years happy? Would you go back to that time in your life? As we look to our own teenagers, How is life for them? When
We all remember the “Reading is Fundamental” programs and commercials from when we were kids. Today I want to give 5 tips to start & keep teens who