Angry Bird Teens & Their Piggy Parents

Angry Birds Teens

If you live with a surly, moody teenager then I wrote this post for you! I want to give you a bit of a laugh (hopefully) and also give you some ideas on how to handle your bad tempered and unfriendly teenager. I am comparing the video game Angry Birds to the relationship between angry teens and their parents. For the uninitiated, Angry Birds is one of the most popular casual games that has … [Read more...]

The 4 Keys To Setting Limits With Your Teen

Setting Limits With Teenagers

Setting and enforcing healthy limits with your teenager is probably one of the biggest challenges that you face on a daily basis. It can be quite tricky to know when to say yes and how to say no. In this post I am going to share with you four important keys for successfully setting limits with your teenager. These thoughts are inspired by a book I have been reading called "Boundaries with … [Read more...]

Parents Learning How To Use Technology (Part 1)

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This may involve more work for some parents than others, but educating yourself in order to keep your kids safe is time well spent. You should learn how to use the privacy settings on both Facebook and MySpace. Depending on your child’s age, you should have their login and password information and regularly check their online activity. Don’t forget that they can easily change this information and … [Read more...]