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Updated Articles and Resources

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    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Reframing Defined Created: Wednesday, March 23, 2011 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Reframing describes a technique used in therapy to help create a different way of looking at a situation, person, or relationship by changing its meaning. The essential idea behind reframing is tha...
    • 10 Ways to Send a Clear Message to Your Teenager Created: Wednesday, July 14, 2004 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      A sure-fire way of inviting problems into your relationship with your teenager is by sending mixed or unclear messages. Clear communication is an absolute must if you want to have a bonding relatio...
    • Social and Emotional Development in Teens Ages 13 - 18 Created: Wednesday, January 11, 2012 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Adolescence is a time of growth, development and change. Your teen will develop emotionally and socially as well as physically. This development may seem seamless to you, but there are distinct th...
    • Spaghetti Drop Created: Tuesday, June 22, 2010 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Fun party games for birthday parties, teen parties and other fun party events this game is called Spaghetti Drop.
    • High School Graduation Party Etiquette Created: Thursday, April 17, 2014 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      If you're planning to host a high school graduation party, follow these etiquette tips.
    • High School Graduation Etiquette Issues Created: Thursday, April 17, 2014 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Find out how to handle some potentially complicated graduation situations with proper etiquette.
    • Printable Birthday Party Invitations Created: Monday, May 16, 2005 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Free printable birthday party invitations that you can print out and use for birthday parties, Come to Our Pad. Use these cards to save some money. Quarter fold and will work with most printers.
    • 101 Fun Things for Teens to Do This Winter Created: Tuesday, October 27, 2009 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Winter activities resource article for teens and their parents, 101 Fun Activities for Teens to Do This Winter." itemprop="description">> Wednesday, September 08, 2010 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Over 50 chore ideas for parents of older kids and teens. Here is a list of task ideas and chores for your teen. You can use it to fill out a printable chore chart or to make a list. This list is ma...
    • Water Games and Pool Activities for Kids and Teens Created: Friday, June 03, 2005 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Water games to play with groups of kids and teens. Balloon games, water relays, poll games and more water fun for summer parties and events." itemprop="description" Thursday, April 17, 2014 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Looking for high school graduation gift ideas? Check out these gift suggestions.
    • 10 Graduation Party Ideas Created: Thursday, April 17, 2014 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Whether you're looking to host a casual gathering or you're looking to throw a themed party, check out these graduation party ideas.
    • How to Raise a Teenager Successfully Created: Tuesday, April 12, 2011 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Successfully raising a teen is no simple task. It requires time, attention and effort. Plus, parents don't get to know if they've done a good job until their teen is grown. Learn how confidence and...
    • Building Confidence in Teens Created: Wednesday, March 03, 2010 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Article for parents of teenagers Building Confidence in Teens How to Raise a Self-Confident Teenager" itemprop="description"> Friday, April 04, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Find out what conversations you should be having with your teen before prom night.
    • Strengthen Your Family’s Bonds with These Ten Tips Created: Wednesday, September 24, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      You can create a firm foundation by committing to these ten essential practices that will strengthen your family’s relationships." itemprop="description" Wednesday, May 24, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Graduation quotes to use for cards or inspiration on graduation from high school or college." itemprop="description"> Monday, March 10, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Article for parents of teens with high school students - How to Encourage Your High School Student to Do Their Best.
    • Teen Birthday Party Themes and Ideas Created: Tuesday, December 28, 2010 Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014
      Teens love having fun at birthday parties and most teen girls really enjoy the planning of their birthday events as much as having the party itself. Here is a list of teen birthday party themes and...
    • My teen son just told me he got his girlfriend pregnant. What do I do? Created: Saturday, February 07, 2009 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      Teen pregnancy articles and faqs for parents of teens: My teen son just told me he got his girlfriend pregnant. What do I do?
    • What Does '420' Mean? Created: Saturday, January 03, 2004 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      What Does '420' Mean? 420 drug term meaning and origin for smoking pot. Why is the 420 term so important to the pot smoking culture?" itemprop="description"> Tuesday, February 26, 2013 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      Sometimes all you need to talk to your teen about a tough topic is the words. Here you will find ten talking points you can use with your teen to have a conversation about lying."
    • Parent Support Groups: How Can They Help in Raising a Troubled Teen? Created: Friday, May 13, 2011 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      For parents who are raising a troubled teen, a support group can provide an opportunity for comfort and advice from others in the same situation. These groups are available in most communities as w...
    • How to Help Your Teen If They Are Cutting Created: Monday, July 12, 2010 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      If you suspect your teen is deliberately cutting, follow these steps to help them." itemprop="description"> Sunday, April 26, 2009 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      Weeks of summer activities, crafts, fun things to do, places to go and more." itemprop="description"> Must Have Books for Your Teen: Self Help For Teenage Girls Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      Self Help Books For Teenage Girls
    • Tips On Getting Your Teen To Do Their Homework... Created: Monday, January 05, 2004 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      Learn how to create an environment geared toward your teen, pick a time and stick to it, and keep teens from overwhelming themselves." itemprop="description">"description" Saturday, November 08, 2008 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      Recycling means to treat waste products so that they can be reused or to recover reusable materials from waste products." itemprop="description">>
    • Bill Cosby Biography Created: Thursday, October 23, 2003 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      Cosby makes true observations on life in all of his work. His humor will have you holding your sides laughing, and will often cause you to stop and think.
    • Printable Chore Charts for Teens Created: Wednesday, September 08, 2010 Updated: Thursday, April 10, 2014
      Teen chore charts are a great way to organize you and your teen, get chores completed and on to better things. Here is a listing of our free printable chore charts for you to use with your teenager...
    • Ten Rights and Responsibilities of Parents of Teens Created: Sunday, February 24, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      It is easier for parents to be able to discipline their teens when they are reminded of their rights and responsibilities." itemprop="description">