There is no way around it; your teenager is going to want to date.
When he or she does, you’ll have to step up to the plate with some parenting skills.
I never do #ohmygodsougly pictures that some girls do: it’s attention seeking.
It’s just so everyone reassures them they’re pretty.
It was beautiful and very life-like, but underneath he’d written all this dodgy stuff about how she was his main priority in life and he would always be there for her.
It’s something her father and I discuss a lot, but as he says, all her peers are glued to their smartphones and if we take hers away or switch off the wi-fi at home, then we are isolating her from her friends.
A list of slang words and phrases that were used during the 1940s, and their meanings.
They spend most of their time on their phones or computers because they think they have nothing better to do.The teen dating scene can be awkward and uncomfortable, for teens as well as their parents.Technology has changed the way teens date, and many parents aren't sure how to talk about dating these days.‘Nobody smiles in selfies, Mum,’ I’m told with a groan. She’s smart and so much more streetwise than I was at her age.I do think social media has made children much more savvy and confident.