Blog Posts - Teen Success

From Elementary to Jr. High School

The first year in junior high or middle school is a big jump from elementary.   Now your teenager has to write their last name, in addition to their first name, on everything they turn in!  Wow, seems easy but for some kids, it’s a new habit the...
by Emomsblog on Nov 26, 2013

How To Prepare Your Teen For College

Your child has grown up in a matter of what feels like minutes and now they are applying to colleges. Before you empty your nest and send your teen off to school, there are several things a parent should do: Start early: The earlier you start prepa...
by Notes on Parenting on Sep 17, 2012

5 Reasons Why Teens Should Not Drink Alcohol

By Dyan Eybergen There has been extensive study done on the development of the teenager's brain in the last twenty years and some of the findings that have come out of this research is that teenagers should not drink because the damage alcohol doe...
by Notes on Parenting on Sep 13, 2011

How to Stay More Aware of Your Teen

The teenage years can be very confusing in a young person's life. Needless to say it may be just as confusing for parents. Somehow your young children are now engaging in new things, demanding more freedom, and growing into more adult-like behaviors.
by Notes on Parenting on Aug 24, 2011

Relative Age in Adolescence: Helping Teens Find Their Place

 For the Right Reasons “Redshirting?” I sat across from the principal’s desk and tried to pick my jaw up from the floor. Keeping my composure, I asked,  “You believe that I want my son to repeat a grade because of football?” I ha...
by Notes on Parenting on Jan 26, 2011

Measuring Up - Helping Our Teens Mark Spiritual Strength

-Body and Spirit -Marking Growth While in the home of a friend I noticed four wooden rods vertically mounted and evenly spaced on her wall. They were painted to compliment her décor and had dates, events and numbers etched upon them.  Bec...
by Notes on Parenting on Jan 19, 2011

The Name Game: The Power of Identity and the Family

***************************************************** Enjoy what you just read? Subscribe to our posts or become a follower. The Name Game: The Power of Identity and the Family Identity  We once knew a couple that named their son and daughte...
by Notes on Parenting on Jan 12, 2011

The Music In Me: Musical Talent and Teens

***************************************************** Enjoy what you just read? Subscribe to our posts or become a follower The Music in Me:  Musical Talent and Teens Recently we had guests over for dinner and afterwards our son performed s...
by Notes on Parenting on Dec 15, 2010

How Teens Can Make A lot of Money Online

Have you ever wondered how your teenager can make a lot of money? Your teenagers can make so much money, you may never have to go back to work, because if you help manage your teenager's business, you could have a salary much bigger than your job.
by A Toast To Wealth on Oct 17, 2009

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