5 Ways to Connect with your Teen on Valentine’s Day

5 Ways to Connect with your Teen on Valentine’s Day

Last year our blog featured an article on keeping the love alive in your relationship – Valentine’s Day as a Mature Couple. This year, we are exploring Five Ways to Connect with your teen this Valentine’s Day.

It is not easy to foster engagement and connection with our teens and young adults. Between the preoccupation with their phones, and keeping up with the latest social media craze (Tik Tok anyone?) most of the time we feel like they really don’t want us around. Sure, they need us to get them from point A to point B (until they have a car of their own) and make sure they are fed, but otherwise, we are left to try and figure out the best way to be a part of their world. So, in the spirit of Valentine’s Day, we have come up with a few fun ideas on ways to connect with your teen.

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Why we don’t encourage our kids to make New Year’s Resolutions

Why we don’t encourage our kids to make New Year’s Resolutions

It is the third week in January and 64% of those who made New Year’s resolutions have already thrown in the towel. This is just one reason why we don’t encourage our kids to make New Year’s resolutions.

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Five “New” Holiday Traditions your teen will love

Five “New” Holiday Traditions your teen will love

Today we give you Five “NEW” Holiday Traditions your teen will love!

Why do they have to grow up??

Finally, our family traditions were a well oiled machine.

Then… BANG… they hit you with,

“that’s boring” or “Um, no mom – not interested.”

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