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How to Approach your Childs Teen Years with a Positive Attitude

February 11, 2018

The teen years, are considered very challenging years for both the parents and the teen as well. Yet, we can look upon these years  as a prelude to adult hood and the on set of independence for our teens. Independence and responsibility are indeed positive traits. As parents, we hope to foster and nurture these […]

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Tweens Pre Teens how to help your Child Handle a Friendship Breakup

February 11, 2018

Friendships are great while they last. Yet when a child experiences setbacks in friendships, the various emotions can be overwhelming. Deemed the ‘rite of passage’ in regards to childhood and adolescence, friendship breakups can be an extremely challenging and stressful time for any child. Yet relationship challenges are a part of life on a host […]

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Pre Teen Confidence

February 11, 2018

How to improve your pre-teen’s confidence? Your pre-teen is going through a hard time right now, where their physical bodies and emotions are changing dramatically from a child to a teen. And this tends to be a rough time for a pre-teen, because the changes can result in lack of confidence or self-esteem. They will […]

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Parenting Child Friendship Breakup

February 11, 2018

There is no single answer concerning how to help a child with a friendship breakup because every child is different and each one unique in the problems they will experience and the support they may need. Also, what a given child needs may vary, depending upon their age and many other aspects of what is […]

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Money Lessons for Pre Teens

February 10, 2018

Financial literacy is a vital skill in life and true monetary success is highly dependent upon it.  Unfortunately, very few young people receive any kind of formal education on the subject of money, the result being a populace of young adults who encounter various financial brick walls very early on in life.  As a parent, […]

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Tweens Pre Teens

February 10, 2018

Is there truth in the things people say that boys are easier to raise? Are they easier to raise, or does society play a big role in the way they are expected to behave? Teen boys need to have ground rules, so they will be good role models and exceptional citizens of the community.  Some […]

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How do i say no when my Pre Teen wants to Buy all the Latest Fashions

February 10, 2018

Developing personal style How do we guide our pre-teens into clothing choices which allow them to develop a personal style, whilst sometimes feeling as though they (and you!)are ‘bouncing’ between several competing needs? There is the need to fit into the several worlds that the pre-teen inhabits, the pressure of the advertising of fashion via […]

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Guidking your Child through a Friendship Breakup

February 10, 2018

As a parent there are many things you can do to show support and help your child cope with the disappointment of a friendship breakup.  When a friendship ends it can be devastating to your child.  Since friendships build a child’s self-esteem and teaches good relationship skills, it is necessary that you consider this a […]

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Setting Social Media Limits for your Pre Teens

February 10, 2018

Social media is a relatively new platform upon which relationships are built, maintained, and destroyed.  While there are many people of all ages using various social media sites, it is the younger generation that is most active on them.  As with every other technological advance, there are both good and bad aspects of social media […]

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Teenagers

February 9, 2018

The transition from childhood to being a “teenager” is one of the hardest we ever make. It seems in our current past faced world where we travel with information at our fingertips now available on every smartphone that there is no place, not even the toilet, that we seem to go without being attached to […]

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