Once you’re done talking, set a good example in your relationship with your significant other.
Once your child starts dating, don’t stop talking to them about relationships.
Team Leininger will be weighing in on this one together, because, well, we’re Catholic and we like dating each other.
It can be all of those things in the same week, even. And because we’re here to help you, we want to briefly address five of the most challenging aspects of the Catholic dating world.
Talk to your teen about what a good relationship is.
While you may think your teen already knows how to date, they probably don’t.
She had told me about him a month ago, telling me that this really cute guy kept approaching her to talk with her. I tried talking with her about it but she was angry that I was ruining her fantasy and finally said ''Fine! '' which I trust about as much as I trust George W. Any feedback from parents who have been through this? Sign me as: conflicted mother My daughter started seeing a 15 year old boy (on the water polo team)when she was 15 and I had her keep her door open when he came over and requested that his parents do the same. I always ask her to be home by dark, no matter what she's doing, out of not wanting her to walk around alone at night because it's not safe. I offered to give him a ride home but he didn't want one.
The desire to find romance can be very strong and it’s only natural that our highly connected teens turn to social media and dating sites to help them find a date.
Today we are going to look into online dating in society and the role it plays in how our teens look for companionship.
She Says: I’ve had so many girlfriends burned by this one…
A guy will say that he’s prayerfully discerned out the relationship because he needs more time to pursue Christ on his own – and then BAM! If you’re really feeling called like it’s time to be single, be single.