Living with young people
It’s not just kids who find the journey to adulthood difficult.
So much of parenting is about plotting a course that seems right and holding on through the storms. Some of those storms can be so rough you have no idea where you are or how to get back on the map.
That’s what Tweens2teen is all about.
Sifting through the mountains of advice, statistics and research to come up with a best tips to grow great kids without wearing us out in the process.
Somewhere to start
Why Tweens2teen matters
There seems to be plenty of information about parenting babies, toddlers and children. But a lot of those channels dry up one the kids hit high school.
As a parent myself, that’s when a lot of new challenges can crop up. Dealing with exams, relationships and the pressure of finishing school makes the tween and teen years tough for kids.
It’s not just my thoughts on Tweens2teen though. I set aside time every week to learn more about young people. Diving into the stats and research to see what matters to them and what we can do to make a difference.
The main topics on Tweens2teen
With more than 15 years experience washing jerseys and cutting fruit, I also write about the special role sports parents play in the lives of kids who love their sport.
Life with teenagers requires a new set of skills. It’s more about how you do things than what you do. And the same goes for your words. If you’re needing a hand, these articles are a great place to start.