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Provide a healthy and complete meal whenever you pack it or put it on the table. In our schools we find the biggest bully, the richest spoilt brat lording it over all, the ones who break all rules considered daring are the most popular. Take their opinion and help when ever needed. Teens, to be accepted among peers, feel the need to become more popular through other channels like music, sport and if need be by bulling and getting into school gangs… and are often under great stress to become acceptable and popular.
Parenting and FamilyMy son is brought up to be respectful, helpful, kind, gentle, tolerant, follow moral and biblical principles of honesty, integrity etc. All around him, the media is not so subtly preaching that it is okay to do anything that makes you feel good. Televisions, computers and other gadgets that they spend most of the time with, cannot give them the nurturing that only parents can.
My son is brought up to be respectful, helpful, kind, gentle, tolerant, follow moral and biblical principles of honesty, integrity etc. Build lines of communication that are so strong that your children always look at you as allies and not as enemies. Often times parents live their dream through their children this is when the pressure builds. An encouraging and supporting attitude goes a long way.