We at HCC know parenting is hard, especially with squirrly teenagers. But we would love to help you!
Youth Specialties has a Parent Newsletter than provides tools, web links, and encouragement for parents of teens. It's a great way to stay connected to the world your teen is living in!
Below is a sample of the Parent Newsletter. We will post it here on the blog once a month, but you can also subscribe to the Newsletter directly by clicking on this link: http://www.realworldparents.com/newsletter/subscribe
- Tools for Parenting Teens
- Learn Their Lingo
- Links to Learn From
- A Little Encouragement...And Humor
1. Tools for Parenting Teens
Let’s help our kids to pull back from the moment right in front of them to think about their big “P” purposes as a follower of Christ—no matter where they go to school, what jobs they hold, or who they…
2. Learn Their Lingo
Cow-Mo = Cow-Mo is a subgenre of country music that is a mix of country and emo.
Noted = A reply posted when someone puts a status on facebook, myspace, etc. Sarcastically shows that you care, and are going to write the status down in a notebook, when you really don't care at all about the status.
3. Links to Learn From
Cortisol directly related to obesity in girls only
Millenials: Confident. Connected. Open to Change.
Teacher Tackles Shooter in Littleton School Shooting
4. A Little Encouragement...And Humor
Family: A social unit where the father is concerned with parking space, the children with outer space, and the mother with closet space.
- Evan Esar