Five Reasons Your Teen and PreTeen Want You to Set Boundaries (sort of)

Does your preteen or teenager really want boundaries? While you will never hear your teens say to you, “Can you please add some more restrictions to my life?” they really do want to know what’s expected of them and what will be the consequences of violating the boundaries that you’ve set. In homes where parents set clear boundaries for […]

Kids Need Parents Who Are Leaders

I’m afraid too many parents have indulged and enabled their children to such an extent that they have helped create irresponsible and even narcissistic kids. When we have weak, inconsistent discipline and poor boundaries, kids just aren’t willing to grow up. This doesn’t mean teens shouldn’t be nurtured and affirmed, though. Every child needs parents […]