Category Archives: Parenting Teens

What Is Your Last Name?

When our kids were little, they would say ” I want to do so and so, or go so and so”. If I said no, they would say that, “Susie gets to do it”. My standard response was to ask … Continue reading

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What’s Around the Corner?

I gave birth to my son 18 years ago and daughter 16 years ago; I could never have guessed the range of emotions that were in store for me. I remember holding both of those precious newborns and feeling only … Continue reading

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Popsicle Sticks In the Mail

When my son was little and feeling under the weather, I’d pull out a popsicle to boost his spirits. You gotta love the simplicity of a child’s heart. Once when he was about 4 years old, he over heard me … Continue reading

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Tween the Lines

Tween.  Not quite a teen, not quite a child. As if being a teen isn’t hard enough, our culture has found a way to force a child into adolescence before many are ready. Culture even gave it a name. Tween.  … Continue reading

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It’s Eye Roll Wednesday!

Friends, I’m over at Eye Roll Diaries today. Come on over…the topic? Teen drivers….if you are brave enough! Deb

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