I Have a Teenage Son

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    Let Your Children Follow Their Own Dreams

    My son is fourteen years old. I am starting to feel it is difficult to communicate with him. I try many ways to teach him how to study hard and prepare the best for the future. However he doesn’t want to listen to me. I then feel the distance is far and far between us. I...
    Kaixin Kaixin
    5 Responses Apr 1, 2009

    "Im Going Now"

    said my 13 yr old, "what?, where?" said I, as I racked my brain for protocol for 13yr olds negotiating with their Mamas, with whom, two weeks ago literally wanted to be tucked in and kissed every single bedtime. He wants to go out skateboardingat night, to Mc D's and such, and...
    Mamafear Mamafear
    36-40, F
    Feb 21, 2013
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    5 Responses Jun 29, 2015

    Having an extremely hard time right

    now with my son. I feel like I am at wits end and I feel defeated. my heart is broken trying to stay strong through the trials I am facing. I don't know how everyone else faces
    PinkStarburst1984 PinkStarburst1984
    31-35, F
    Jul 21, 2015

    My Baby Is Someone Elses Baby!

    My thirteen y/o son has just got a girlfriend. He is I've of those kids who is generous, honest and shy to a fault. His girlfriend, on the other hand is precocious, wears heavy make up and very inappropriate clothing. I guess I'm okay with him dating but am so concerned that...
    Mamafear Mamafear
    36-40, F
    1 Response Feb 20, 2013
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