How To Help Your Teen Get Better Sleep

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Have you noticed that your teenager is groggy during the day? This is possibly due to sleep deprivation. Sleep for teens is such an important topic! I know that one time I noticed that one of my boys was just not himself for days. We sat down to talk about what I was noticing. In our conversation, he admitted that he was worried about a situation with some of his friends. We talked for only about 15 minutes on the way to his practice, and it seemed like he was frustrated by what was going on. Fast forward a couple …

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6 Books You Should Read if You’re the Parent of a Teenager

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6 (Now 7!) Books For Parenting Teens, In No Particular Order I tried to think about where I have looked over the years to help us when we were frustrated or upset, or just needing a few pointers.  When it comes to parenting, here are 7 of my favorite go-to books for parenting teens. There is so much information in my head about raising kids, teenagers in particular. I am a such a reader, that it is really hard to pin down my favorites, because I rarely meet a book that I don’t like.  We are all looking for answers, …

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Smart Parents in the know: August wins

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Ideas for Parents in August Here are some things I’m learning and loving in the month of August, “Smart Parents” that I think might help you.  I talk about a few things that I am learning and loving in my life right now. This includes recipes, books, movies and gadgets, etc. Here are some ideas for parents of teens in August. Please know that I am thinking of you in these hard days, and will try to find fun and useful things to share with you each month! Here are the posts for April, May and June I forgot to post …

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