My point today is that not EVERY situation requires intervention. We want to grow responsible, compassionate humans. To fail is to grow.
After years of talking about under-aged drinking with my son, I never shifted the conversation from restraint to responsibility. At age 21, we figure they can do what they want. The drinking conversation stops. It shouldn’t. It should change. I can’t believe I never thought of this.
It’s been a long haul to become the mother of a teen boy. These are five obnoxious things that only moms of boys have to experience.
Studies have shown that early school start times are detrimental to kids health, causing issues with weight, depression, and general school performance.
Raising a teen is often likened to riding a rollercoaster, but that may be an understatement. I charted the emotions that came with parenting for a few days. It was a lot.