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A Teen's Guide to the 5 Love Languages: a review & a giveaway!

Anyone else have a newly-turned teenager in their homes?  Our daughter just turned 13 back in March and we are entering new territory. Not bad territory, mind you.  Just new and different.  I keep having to remind myself that it's time to begin allowing more freedoms and giving more responsibilities. We are also in the throes of much angst.  Brought on by a million hormones, I'm sure.  In all of that, I am constantly reminding myself to speak my daughter's love language. I am a big fan of Gary Chapman's books The Five Love Languages and The Five Love Languages of Children .  They are chock-full of so much wisdom!  I even keep a little poster on my fridge of how to practically live out the love languages with your family.   This new book, co-authored by Gary Chapman and Paige Haley Drygas, is  A Teen's Guide to the 5 Love Languages .  I love the subtitle:  How to Understand Yourself and Improve All Your Relationships . I wish I could have read this