Navigating Expectations with Teens.

Navigating Expectations with Teens.

Navigating parental expectations and boundaries isn’t for the faint-hearted when it involves teens. (Desiree Panlilio).   Clarifying expectations in the parent-teen dynamic is much like navigating uncharted waters. It requires courage, patience, and...
Morning Rituals and Teen Well-Being.

Morning Rituals and Teen Well-Being.

A pause before the storm of the day. (Desiree Panlilio).   In the hustle and bustle of our daily lives, it’s easy to overlook the importance of a morning ritual. As parents, we often find ourselves caught up in the chaos of getting our teens ready for...
Embracing Failure: Resilience in Teenagers.

Embracing Failure: Resilience in Teenagers.

Failure is not the end but a crucial stepping stone in the journey of teen years.  (Desiree Panlilio).   In our own teenage years, many of us can vividly recall the fear of attempting something new, driven by the daunting prospect of failure. For teens today,...
The Crucial Role of Goals.

The Crucial Role of Goals.

Teens are explorers, trying to find their compass and direction.   (Desiree Panlilio).   In the journey of teen life, setting goals emerges as a pivotal compass guiding teens through the maze of life changes and choices. The essence lies in the foresight to plan...
The Crucial Role of Goals.

What do we control?

Rule your mind or it will rule you. (Horace). In the intricate dance of life, we often find ourselves amidst a whirlwind of external events that seem beyond our grasp. Today, it’s crucial for both parents and teens to grasp a fundamental truth – the locus of...