Rhiannon Ragland has never been particularly interested in building her own social media presence. But as the mum of a teenager, she adheres to parental best practices—she follows her daughter Brenna’s accounts, pays attention to what she posts, and has talked with her about sharing information responsibly.
Two months ago, my teenage son passed his driver’s test with flying colours. Though the initial terror of watching him drive away has passed and our son is proving to be a competent driver, we are still working out the kinks.
Teen love can be sweet and all-encompassing and intense. It’s also, likely, temporary. Sure, there’s a chance your child’s first love could be their forever love. But, well, probably not.