As a parent, it’s inevitable that your sons and daughters are going to outgrow their cute and innocent childhood years and become cold, rebellious teens.
Before you know it, hormones will overtake your household and phrases like, “I love you mommy,” will soon become things of the past. Boys, girls, and typical teenage drama will consume your not-so-little kids’ lives, leaving you wondering how exactly to approach parenting a teenager.
While it’s not going to be easy, there are a variety of parenting techniques and tips that’ll help you connect with that nearly unrecognizable teenager sitting at your dinning room table. To make the adjustment easier, here are 16 hacks to help you navigate the rough teenage years.