Grunts, rolled eyes, one word answers, and silence. These are some of the most common parental experiences of teenage communication. Just when it feels like kids are getting to the age you can have more interesting and meaningful conversations with them, they suddenly stop all meaningful verbal communication. If can be frustrating and concerning having […]
It would have to be the biggest parenting challenge of the early 21st century, “How much screen time should I give my kids?” Parents who weren’t raised in an online world are trying to work out what it means to parent teens who are growing up in digitally saturated world. Rarely a week goes by, […]
So many parents I hear from are desperate to change teenage behaviour. They have tried everything they can think of and their teenager’s behaviour seems to only get worse not better. One of the things lots of these situations have in common is that parents are trying to effect change in their teenager’s behaviour, but […]
A comprehensive Snapchat guide for parents that outlines how Snapchat works, why teenagers love it, and what parents need to know about it.
“I have no idea what to do” “It is not what I grew up with” “I don’t understand it.” “I have no idea what they are doing and it scares me!” “It is a part of their life in a way I will never be able to appreciate or comprehend!” These comments, and many more […]