Adolescence @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/Adolescence Living with an adolescent? Find strategies to survive and thrive the teenage years. Come here for more information on healthy habits, life skills ideas, coping tips and other topics important to your family. en-us Copyright 2014 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:54:11 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Adolescence @ BellaOnline http://Adolescence.bellaonline.com Importance of telling our Children No http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art47923.asp Saying no to our children can be challenging and when met with constant resistance exhausting. But here are several reasons why it's important that as parents we tell our kids no and stick to it. Wed, 12 Dec 2012 22:15:00 EST Taking Care of You the Parent http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art65128.asp Parenting can be stressful and overwhelming. While you're taking care of the kids and everything, who is taking care of you? Here are simple recommendations on what to do to take care of you in order to provide a more positive environment for your children. Fri, 7 Dec 2012 13:00:00 EST Approaching Teens about Drinking and Drugs http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art66835.asp Parents are sometimes unsure about what is the best way to approach their teenagers about drinking and drugs. Here are a few tips that may make discussing the delicate issue a little easier and more successful. Wed, 28 Nov 2012 11:50:00 EST