Teen dating guidelines
Phone calls and in-person conversation have been replaced with texts, sexts, Instagram tagging, and Snapchat streaks flying at all hours.
Teens rarely seem to go out to the movies or for an ice cream, but might go out in a group.
I might not be in on all the details of my daughter’s love life, but that doesn’t mean I don’t have a few tidbits of advice for her.
How you feel, what you think, and what you want matters.For two straight weeks, Richie and I held hands under the lunch table at school and made out behind the gym until the bell rang.We sighed longingly into the phone receiver for hours each night. My oldest daughter is now 14 and on the brink of her own dating life.But don’t call it that because “romance” is not a “thing.” Duh.Being a parent means committing to guide your child through many complicated and difficult stages of life.
You go from changing their diapers, to teaching them how to tie their shoes, to eventually helping them understand dating and love.