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10 Simple Ways to Connect to Your Teen

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Give Her Breathing Room


You don't need to smother your teen with questions to make it seem like you're interested in her life. Most teens value their space, and giving it to her shows that you trust her. If your teen knows that you trust her, she will be more likely to come to you to talk.

Next: Have Family Meals

September 1, 2014



Don't forget to hydrate! Forego sugary juices and sodas and pack a bottle of water in your child's lunch. If your child likes a little more flavor, spice it up with lemon, lime, cucumbers, or fresh fruit.


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