Relationship Advice

When Someone You Love Is Unwell

Seeing someone you love dealing with an illness can be one of the most difficult things we have to deal with in life, no matter what age we are. However, as a teenager this is definitely one of the more painful...

That First Kiss

There is nothing more exciting than the thought of that first kiss…especially if it is with someone you really really like. If you have not yet experienced your first kiss you probably have lot of questions. It...

Step-families

Step-families are now becoming more common in our society. The merging of two families can be really difficult for everyone concerned. This is even more difficult if you are living with your step-family and it is...

Staying Safe Online

The internet has opened up a whole new world of opportunity – after all we can listen to and download music, watch films and even shop online. It is, however, important to keep yourself safe. Just because you are...

Your Relationship with Yourself

As a teenager, one of the most important relationships you develop is the one with yourself. Many adults in your life have probably told you that it is important to learn to love yourself before you fall in love with...

When a Relationship Ends

You will probably find that most relationships that start during your teenage years are not built to last. You are likely to have many brief, fun relationships before you think about getting serious with anybody. The...

Peer Pressure

Peer pressure is a common aspect of teen life. You may not even realise that it is happening to you. Perhaps you just choose to put off your homework because your friends really want to come over or you skive off school...

Making Friends

If you have difficulty-making friends, it is easy to feel like you are all alone. Some people are graced with the confidence to talk to everyone and anyone. For others, it does not come so naturally. Unfortunately...

Friendships and Jealousy

Your friends admire you as much as you admire them. However, what happens when you realise your friend is jealous of you, It may be that a friend is jealous of the way that you look or the relationship you have. It...

Embarrassing Parents

It is true that all children are embarrassed by their parents at various times in their lives. It can feel like your parents are deliberately trying to make you squirm but this is not always the case. Besides, you know...

Disagreements with Parents

It is likely throughout your teenage years that you will find that you do not see eye to eye with your parents at times. This is common as you are aiming to exert your independence and individuality while your parents...

Talking About Crushes

If you ask any of the adults in your life, it is guaranteed that they will be able to tell you about their first crush, in detail! We have all had them and can remember the overwhelming way it made us feel. Often a...

Coping With Loss


Everyone reacts differently to losing someone we love but it is without a doubt one of the most traumatic experiences that anyone has to deal with in their life. When you are a teenager, the despair you feel may seem...

Bullying

Being bullied is a horrible experience. It can happen to anyone in any situation. Bullies are people who choose to make you feel bad about yourself. They may bully you by pushing you or hitting you. However, bullying is...

Arguing With Siblings

It is a matter or course for siblings to argue. It is certainly rare for siblings to get along all of the time, especially during teenage years. If you think about it, the disagreements are unavoidable… you are...