5 Things to Do When Your Recovering Teen Comes Home from Addiction Treatment

What a wonderful time it is! Your girl or boy comes home from addiction treatment. It’s easy to think that the storm has passed. That their lives are no longer in danger because of drugs. The turmoil of constantly walking on eggshells is over. Well, sad to say that the struggle has just begun. It’s now time to keep them clean – for good. Here are some things you can do to help your newly-rejuvenated teen stay on the right path after having their addiction treated. Remove … [Read more...]

Teen Gift Ideas 101: Tips to Getting the Right Gift for Your Teen

The adolescent stage is a period of transition in which most teens act and think sometimes as a young adult and sometimes as a kid. They can be difficult to understand in some ways. For this reason, it is a challenge to shop for them. Fortunately, most teens are very appreciative. The child in them is still elated to receive gifts! However, how would you know the right gift for your teen? What gifts are appropriate for their age? To help you in your search for the perfect gift, we have … [Read more...]

Tips For Helping Your Teen Find Their First “Real” Job

Your teenager will experience many milestones before entering college, and one of them is getting their first “real” job. While your teen may have spent the last few summers mowing lawns in the neighborhood, walking dogs, or babysitting, your teen may be ready to work for a larger company that has bi-weekly paychecks and other benefits. While searching and interviewing for a job are great skills to learn on their own, here are some tips to help your teen land a job without doing all the … [Read more...]

6 Reasons Why Gift Giving Is Important for Tween Girls

Giving gifts to loved ones, especially teenagers and kids, is something that should never be seen as a chore. Giving presents should always come from the heart. When you give teenagers presents, you are giving them willingly without wanting anything in exchange. The idea of making a teenager feel special is more than enough reason to make you give even more. Below are reasons why people give teenage girls gifts. An expression of love Gift giving is an act of self-gratification. It … [Read more...]

Helping Your Teen Land Their First Job

Landing a job is difficult. This is especially true if it's your first job. Around the time we turn teenagers, we start wanting our own jobs so we can bring in some of our own money. But without experience, or too much knowledge of how the world works, landing this first job can sometimes be difficult. This is where you as a parent come in. By offering some of your knowledge and guidance, you can improve your teenagers prospects of landing the job they want. Here are just a few ways you can … [Read more...]