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The Terrible Teenage Years

The Terrible Teenage Years

Parenting teens is tough – but is it a time filled that should be filled with dread, animosity, and trepidation? If you read and believe what is written in “You Don’t Know Anything…! – A Manual for Parenting Your Teenagers” then parenting teenagers is going to be one of the worst times in your life. […]

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The Language of Teens

The Language of Teens

Learning to Talk (and Listen) to Your Teenager “…don’t worry that your teenager is not always listening – worry that he or she is always watching.” Scary though, right? Our teenagers are primed and ready to learn from us, even when we may not want them to at every moment (hey – even parents have […]

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Teenagers are Lazy

Teenagers are Lazy

And Other Myths About Teens Myth #1 – Lazy teens just want to sleep. Get a roomful of parents of teens together and most will probably agree – their kids like to sleep. Actually, their kids like to sleep in – meaning that they are no longer the early morning risers they used to be […]

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A Race to the Finish

A Race to the Finish

Parenting Teens – An Uphill Sprint I’m nervous. I have teenagers in the house and the time I spend with them seems to be going at warp speed. There are lifelong lessons yet to be taught, memories to be made, and faith to be shared. But how will I ever teach them everything they need […]

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How to Raise Teenagers You Can Live With

How to Raise Teenagers You Can Live With

Raising teenagers can be a little like mastering a secret language while trying to navigate through a mine field. If you can accurately learn the language you will be more likely to survive the trials and tribulations that parenting teens brings. With two teenagers in my home I know that it sometimes feels like there […]

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