Parents of dating teenagers
At school, I counted the minutes until that bell rang so I could see her between classes. Her mom even gave me a nick name—Lionel Joseph (from Trading Places). You knew it would, but you didn’t think it would happen so quickly.In spite of any hope you had of slowing down the clock, you woke up one day to find that your child is not so childlike anymore.
These conversations and decisions only become more challenging when the time comes for your teen to start dating.
He was the quarterback of the football team, voted “best looking” at school and was always the life of the party.
As Tommy shared more of his story, it became clear why his girlfriend left him.
For many, raising a teenager is the most intimidating chapter of parenthood.
Discipline becomes increasingly difficult and may feel impossible to maintain.