Recently a mom asked me about how to teach her teenage daughter what was and wasn’t appropriate behavior. This was a difficult question for me. Honestly, my first answer would be if they don’t understand right and wrong and moral absolutes by the time they are a teen it is much harder to teach them now than it is if they are raised learning these things. She and her
Recently on Twitter I asked what parenting topics parents would like to see me cover here at Mom Maven. I received several answers. One was bullying which I covered in a series of posts last month. One topic was parenting teens, specifically teen boys. As the mom of two teen boys, and someone who has worked in youth ministry for 23 years, this should be easy. Well, it isn’t.