Parents, let’s raise healthy, independent adolescents to become young adults who contribute to society! Many of these life skills focus on relationships and financial skills. Please see these financial education tips and businesses ideas for teens/tweens. For relational and other life skills, please continue reading!
It’s hard work for a thoughtful parent, but conflict resolution can be taught to teens and tweens. Try these seven strategies to relieve conflict between siblings! The ideas are simple, but they are not easy!
Does your teen/tween struggle with self-esteem? Rather than use empty praise or prizes, learn tips to develop self-esteem the RIGHT way! Self-esteem = competence + competence
Effectively connect with your teen or tween through a relationship of love and respect. These ideas go beyond a simple checklist of things to do together. Pursue the heart of your adolescent! The ability to form a connection to others is important to lead a healthy life.
Want to make traveling with teens/tweens more fun? Read these 9 tips, including our “code” to cure grouchiness and how we embrace technology when we travel. Ultimately, it is about relationship, respect, and negotiation. These concepts are important life skills!