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A Survival Guide to Parenting Teens by Joani Geltman

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finding the bliss with your teen

treasuring the time

Here's the Problem

I know that some of this book is scary. The “stories” I've shared probably mirror some of your own experiences as a parent of a teen: spending a lot of your time and energy staying on top of your teen's academic life, social life, family life, use (and abuse) of technology, and their burgeoning sexuality, just to name a few. I think we often forget to take the time to “stop and smell the roses.” Your teen is in full bloom (to continue with the flower metaphor), and I know you take pleasure in this process of “becoming.” But it's hard not to get caught up in trying to keep ...

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