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Join mother-daughter duo Simone and 15-year-old Journey as they share laughs, love and life experience during honest—and sometimes uncomfortable—conversations about everyday issues that girls face as they transition from adolescence to adulthood. It’s a must listen for moms interested in building or strengthening your relationship with your daughter, looking for advice on how to start uncomfortable conversations, or learning more about what you can do to prepare your daughter for the teen years.

Join mother-daughter duo Simone and 15-year-old Journey as they share laughs, love and life experience during honest—and sometimes uncomfortable—conversations about everyday issues that girls face as they transition from adolescence to adulthood. It’s a must listen for moms interested in building or strengthening your relationship with your daughter, looking for advice on how to start uncomfortable conversations, or learning more about what you can do to prepare your daughter for the teen years.

Location:

United States

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Join mother-daughter duo Simone and 15-year-old Journey as they share laughs, love and life experience during honest—and sometimes uncomfortable—conversations about everyday issues that girls face as they transition from adolescence to adulthood. It’s a must listen for moms interested in building or strengthening your relationship with your daughter, looking for advice on how to start uncomfortable conversations, or learning more about what you can do to prepare your daughter for the teen years.

Language:

English

Contact:

3016868341


Episodes

10 Ways To Ruin Your Relationship With Your Teen

5/11/2022
Maintaining a healthy relationship with your teen takes effort. All parents make mistakes, and despite our best intentions our words and actions can strengthen the relationship or break it. In this episode, we discuss 10 ways to ruin your relationship with your teen and how to avoid them.

Duration:00:22:36

8 Guys You Don’t Want Your Daughter To Date

4/27/2022
Dating can be a lot of things. Fun, exhausting, expensive, exciting. You learn more about yourself, what you like, and what you don’t like. You also get a better idea of the type of people you like to spend time with. And you learn that there are some guys you want your daughter to avoid completely. In this episode we discuss 8 guys you don’t want your daughter to date.

Duration:00:24:21

Raising An Eco-Conscious Teen

4/13/2022
You don’t have to be a treehugger to know that climate change is real and our planet is in trouble. And it’s really going to be today’s teens that will lead the way in sustainable environmental solutions. In this episode, we are joined by eco-friendly entrepreneur Phnewfula Frederiksen to share tips on raising an eco-conscious teen.

Duration:00:24:31

7 Conversations Dads Should Have With Their Daughters

3/30/2022
Dads play such an important role in their daughters' lives. The best father-daughter relationships are built on trust, love, and mutual respect. And communication is key to developing that bond. But what if you’re not sure how to approach your daughter or what to say? In this episode, my husband and Journey's father, Colby Tyner, is here to help you figure out where to start by sharing 7 conversations dads should have with their daughters.

Duration:00:43:00

7 Things Your Teen Wants You To Know But Won’t Tell You

3/16/2022
The space between childhood and adulthood is awkward and uncomfortable. And as much as your teen might want to communicate, sometimes they hide the way they feel because they don’t want you to get mad or judge them. But if your teen could tell you one thing and know that you would listen and truly understand, what would they say? In this episode, we’re revealing 7 things that your teen wants you to know but won’t tell you.

Duration:00:22:00

How To Talk To Your Teen About Consent

3/2/2022
The explosion of the #MeToo movement sparked a much-needed national conversation about consent. But does your teen actually understand what it means to give or get consent? When it comes to protecting their personal space and setting boundaries, what can you do to empower your teen to help them develop respectful, healthy relationships. In this episode, we are joined by Clinical Psychologist and Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker Dr. Kenya Coleman to discuss how to talk to your teen...

Duration:00:23:24

Preparing Your Teen For Academic Success

2/16/2022
High school years can be challenging for teens and parents. Schedules are more hectic, there’s tons of peer pressure, and academic requirements are much more demanding than they used to be. Plus, the pandemic is taking a toll on students’ motivation and mental health. In this episode, we discuss what we can do to prepare our teens for academic success and help them become stronger students.

Duration:00:44:19

How Street Smart Is Your Teen?

2/2/2022
Your teen may be book smart, but are they street smart? In this episode we discuss what your teen needs to know about personal safety and the skills they need to thrive in any situation.

Duration:00:34:43

What Happens When You're Too Strict With Your Teen

1/19/2022
We know that teens need structure and discipline but being too strict can cause long-term emotional damage. In this episode, we discuss what rules and expectations might be considered extremely strict, what happens when parents take their discipline techniques too far, and the lasting effect this can have on your teen.

Duration:00:19:33

6 Words You Need To Redefine For Your Teen

6/9/2021
As parenting has evolved over the years, so has the language we use to communicate. Words are powerful and the meanings we attach are usually formed by what we learn at school, at home, and in society. In this episode, we discuss 6 words you need to redefine for your teen to make sure they are using them and living them in a healthy way.

Duration:00:24:36

How To Support Your Teen’s Mental Health

5/26/2021
Stress, the need for independence, media influence, and the desire to fit in with peers, are some of the things that can impact your teen’s mental health. Navigating these challenges alone can be difficult. Managing your mental health is just as important as your physical health so in this episode we discuss how you can support your teen’s mental health.

Duration:00:30:49

22 Would You Rather Questions To Get Your Teen To Open Up

5/12/2021
Getting your teen to open up to you can be like pulling teeth! And while it is frustrating, rejecting you is just a natural side effect of their need to establish their identity. If you’re craving connection with your teen, listen to how we use 22 Would You Rather questions to get your teen to open up.

Duration:00:33:48

What Makes A Healthy Mother-Daughter Relationship

4/28/2021
Every mother wants a close relationship with her daughter. They go shopping, share inside jokes, and talk about relationships. They share an unbreakable bond. But that doesn’t automatically happen. We all have mothers so we know that relationship is complex to say the least! In this episode, we discuss what makes a healthy mother-daughter relationship and what you can do you maintain a positive connection with your daughter as she moves from adolescence to adulthood.

Duration:00:20:35

Raising A Teen With An Entrepreneurial Spirit

4/14/2021
Whether it’s starting a lemonade stand or selling candy to classmates, kids usually reveal their entrepreneurial spirit at a young age. But even if your kid may not be destined to be the next Elon Musk or Oprah Winfrey, they can still benefit from developing the mindset of an entrepreneur. In this episode we discuss raising a teen with an entrepreneurial spirit with mom and son entrepreneurs Tameka and Silas Montgomery.

Duration:00:32:29

Talking To Your Teen About Sex and Sexuality

3/31/2021
Talking to your teen about sex and sexuality can be super awkward. But it doesn’t have to be. In this episode, sexuality educator Dr. Nadine Thornill joins us to give us guidance on the best way to approach this topic with our teens.

Duration:00:47:17

The Most Important Money Lessons To Teach Your Teen

3/17/2021
Teaching your teens about how to save and spend wisely is essential to raising a self-reliant, financially responsible adult. In this episode, financial coach Ericka Young joins us to discuss the most important lessons to you need to teach your teen to set them up for financial success.

Duration:00:40:06

Things I Can't Tell My Younger Self So I'm Telling You

3/3/2021
As much as parents don’t want our kids to repeat our mistakes, there are some things they need to learn on their own. But what if sharing your experiences could help them avoid some of those mistakes? In this episode we’re discussing all the things I can’t tell my younger self so I’m telling my daughter.

Duration:00:49:27

Helping Your Daughter Develop a Positive Body Image

2/17/2021
From social media to movies to magazines, young girls are bombarded with media messages that can make it hard for them to feel good about their appearance. In this episode we’ll discuss some practical ways to help your daughter develop a positive body image.

Duration:00:36:22

Everything Your Teen Needs To Know Before They Leave Home

2/3/2021
No matter how bright and brilliant your teen is, a lack of basic life and social skills will leave them at a disadvantage personally and professionally. But what exactly do they need to know? Are they ready for the real world? Can they make it on their own? In this episode we cover everything your teen needs to know before they leave home.

Duration:00:53:24

Teen Texting Acronyms and Slang Parents Need To Know

9/16/2020
Teens have always created their own language. And it changes all the time. Now with smartphones and technology, they seem to write it just as much as they actually speak it. While you don’t want to spy on them, you do need to have a basic understanding of what it all means. In this episode we decode teen texting acronyms and slang that parents need to know.

Duration:00:26:51