How to talk to teens about level crossings safety and dangers

We vow as parents to keep our kids safe and secure, and while level crossings might not be top of mind, they can be a big danger to kids. This is especially true by the time they reach secondary school and their life is full of distractions, chatting with friends or using their phones. It…

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34 of the best family hotels and resorts in the Canary Islands

The Canary Islands are a fantastic family destination, with beaches, a warm climate, dramatic views, a vibrant culture and unworldly landscapes courtesy of the active volcanoes. It also has a wide range of properties to stay out to make your holiday there fun and relaxing. Find the right property for your family, whether it includes…

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How to prepare your teen to go on holiday without you

For teens, going on holiday with friends but without your parents is a milestone.  For parents, it’s a scary moment usually preceded by arguments and fraught with fear. Sending your teenager on vacation with a group of friends can feel like taking a huge leap into the unknown with no net. We worry that they…

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Teens & Tweens: Managing technology, teaching and tantrums

Teens and Tweens Columnist Liberty Henwick tackles the tricky subject of handling teens and tweens use of technology, from the question of when they should have their first phone to whether using a tracker is an invasion of their privacy. Well, hello there everybody! I hope you are enjoying the Spring so far? We have…

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The good, bad, and funny aspects of parenting teens

BritMums blogger Joanne Gray at Mother of Teenagers rounds up this month’s best tips, advice and anecdotes from fellow parents of teenagers to help navigate the complicated world of adolescence. The blogging world of Teens & Tweens has been quiet for a while. But as we all settle into 2020 and look ahead there has…

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