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06-Dec-2016 19:38

I didn't sneak around and date either because I didn't want to get into trouble with my parents.

I wasn't allowed to date until I was 18 because I had very strict parents.

Today's teens spend a lot of time texting and talking to potential love interests on social media.

For some, that can make dating easier because they may get to know one another better online first.

Talk to your teen about how real life dates don't mimic what might be seen in the movies.

To find out what the youngest age you should date is, take your current age, divide it by 2, and add 7. This seems perfectly reasonable, and I was pretty excited to compare this age to celebrity crushes.

Unfortunately, I’m definitely not 21 any more, and 30 is, well, not that much older than me.

In other words, I think I need to expand my age range. Obviously I’m not advocating using this as a strict guide to whom you can or cannot date. ”) or logic, but I do know plenty of couples who are happy and way out of the age range.

But make sure you offer your teen at least a little bit of privacy.

Don't listen in on every phone call and don't read every social media message.

Last week the 12 year old asked when she can start dating.



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