Connect With Your Teen

Billy Joel crooned: “This is the time to remember / ‘cause it will not last forever.” Teens grow up and launch into adulthood. Take a page from the Piano Man’s book and hold onto these moments with your teen by using school breaks to reconnect. You don’t have to do anything unusual to build those special memories. Become tourists in your town or the nearby area, volunteer together, or get your creativity churning at a paint-your-own-pottery studio. The point is to bond together, so have fun with one another. (And don’t forget to take pictures!)

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About Melissa Ford

Melissa Ford is the senior strategist at Women Online. As a writer, she covers a diverse range of topics including education, health, technology, and parenting. She is also the mother of amazing twin teens.

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