Luca rolled his eyes at the fact he even had to go through the motions of separate rooms.
(Reuters) - Police in Oregon are investigating reports that high school students videotaped peers engaging in sexual activity and distributed the footage via social media in a case that could lead to child pornography charges, authorities said on Tuesday.
It was a lovely relationship and lasted almost a year.
The first time he asked if she could stay over, they had already been together a few months. Sure, my parents didn't allow sleepovers before I was 18 but that didn't stop me having sex or even slow me down (you can read about that here). Even if they did realise their brother was having sex (they didn't), there are lots of things older people do that young kids know they can't.
It also makes us feel connected to someone to have a common enemy.
For example, you may be sitting beside two girls who are talking about someone you know and don't like much, either.
Over the years, my teens have developed these rules for themselves.
So you jump in and add your negative thoughts about the poor girl.
While it tears the other girl to shreds, it makes you feel more connected to the two who were initially doing the tearing.
The Middle School years are a time of magical blossoming, but like all huge transitions in our kids' lives, they’re filled with ups and downs.
As with parenting toddlers, parents who don’t accept and constructively negotiate their child's blossoming independence invite rebellion, or even worse, deception.