Ask Your Teens to Describe Themselves! Here’s Why & How! by Lisa Lane Filholm

Teens Parenting
4 years ago
Ask Your Teens to Describe Themselves! Here’s Why & How!

Asking teens to describe themselves seems counter intuitive; they are generally a negative bunch. But do this at the dinner table and you’ll be pleasantly surprised. (Ignore any eye rolling.) 

  • Everyone list three POSITIVE adjectives to describe someone else at the table. 
  • Everyone list three POSITIVE adjectives to describe him or herself. 

Enjoy what you hear! Nice. Kind. Funny. Helpful. Patient. Gorgeous. Strong. Faithful. Hilarious. Creative. Clever. Wise. Friendly. Thoughtful. Majestic. Teens are funny, if nothing else! 

Ann Marie Gardinier Halstead
I like this, Lisa Lane Filholm ! I think we'll try it at dinner this weekend. Thanks!

join discussion

Please login to comment.

recommended tips

Want to Feel More Prosperous? Here's Why You Need to Give More!

Spend, Save & Give: How 3 Buckets Can Help Teach Kids Your Money Values!

Worrying About Money? Here's Why You Should Try Being Grateful Instead!

Budget Birthdays: 7 Steps to Save Money on Your Child’s Party!

Got 30 seconds? Sign up for 30Seconds.com and get the best of our tips each week!