Giving Appropriate Curfews For Your Teens

With this new-found freedom, teenagers tend to believe that they can do anything now that they are not children anymore. They want to spend longer periods of time with their peers. They are also in the process of discovering the used-to-be off-limits activities for children such as parties, sleep-overs and overnight trips. As parents, we want our teens to enjoy their lives the fullest. Even so, we are still responsible for their safety. Hence, teens still need curfews to keep them on the leash and to avoid any mishaps from happening in the middle of the night.

What is a Curfew?

Basically, a curfew is the time that you enforce to your teens that they should be home at that period. The time for the curfew depends on the age of your teen. Curfews can be enforced at night time or even during day time. As a parent, you have to understand that setting up a curfew for your teen should still …