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August 30th, 2011 | Filed under: Articles, Blog, Parents, Youth

The Three Fights Every Parent Has With Their Kid and How to Stop Them

 By Vanessa Van Petten, creator of RadicalParenting.com and author of the parenting book, “Do I Get My Allowance Before or After I’m Grounded?” (http://www.radicalparenting.com/books-and-products/book-youre-grounded/)  When I was 16 I thought it was my Dad’s goal in life to make me miserable. I was convinced that he had a running list of all the ways he [...]

April 12th, 2011 | Filed under: Appearances, Blog, Testimonials

My talk at Ballenas Secondary School

April 2011, Dear Kaycee, “Thank you” just does not seem adequate enough to convey how we felt about your Frog or Prince: The Smart Girl’s Guide to Boyfriends’ presentation to the parents of School District 69. Your incredible knowledge and straight forward approach to relationships was appreciated by the parents and students in the audience. [...]

February 18th, 2011 | Filed under: Blog, Media Stories

4 Questions Your Dating Teen Should Know

You’re watching your teen discuss the new interest in their life. You’re struck by the perfection of the other person. You interject a question here and there and what is meant as a gentle reality check provokes shock and disagreement. You secretly hope they don’t get hurt since well, they don’t seem like as good [...]

February 14th, 2011 | Filed under: Articles, Blog, Parents

How to talk to your daughter about love

Valentine’s Day—what better time to talk to your teen about the crazy little thing called love? Where to start? A good place is helping her set her bar—her standard for what she believes love is. How do we do that? By having open, two-way conversations. By giving information, like what we believe love is. And [...]

February 10th, 2011 | Filed under: Blog, Media Stories

Helping your daughter with her relationships

Talking about relationships. There is no doubt, being a teenager is a challenge! They are expected to make so many big decisions and yet they are barely an adult. When you think about it, most of the important decisions we make about our lives are made when we are in our teenage years and barely [...]

February 10th, 2011 | Filed under: Blog, Media Stories

Mother of teenaged daughter penned a girlsguide to boyfriends

Kaycee Jane thought she’d nipped any dating problems in the bud when she told her teenaged daughter that she wasn’t allowed to have a boyfriend. Instead, her daughter hooked up with a guy Jane said didn’t respect her child. Jane, a single Kerrisdale parent and telecommunications executive who’d been busy flying to Toronto for work, [...]

December 16th, 2010 | Filed under: Articles, Blog, Youth

Teen Dating Violence

Have you experienced dating violence? Say you’re talking to a guy at a party. Your boyfriend doesn’t like it, and later confronts you about it. He pins you against a wall. You yell at him to get his hands off you. As you’re trying to explain that the guy was just asking about one of [...]

November 5th, 2010 | Filed under: Appearances, Blog, Parents

Parent Support Services & Bob Prittie Library Invite Parents, Grandparents, Counselors, all to:

How to Frog-Proof Your Daughter By Kaycee Jane, author of ‘Frog or Prince? The smart girl’s guide to boyfriends.’ Date: Thursday, November 18th, 2010      6:30pm – 8:30pm For more details Frog or Prince Event

September 30th, 2010 | Filed under: Blog, Parents

The Tyee

Waking up after the Pitt Meadows Nightmare Images of a girl allegedly drugged and gang-raped went viral. What do parents now say to teens? > read more by Kaycee Jane

September 29th, 2010 | Filed under: Appearances, Blog, Media Stories

Author attends the LIONS’ open house

Author Kaycee Jane was featured at an open house sponsored by BEAR, and LIONS, Friday in the Idaho Common’s Clearwater room. Last Thursday, the student group Leading and Inspiring Our New Sisters hosted an open house. The purpose of the open house was to inform students LIONS is open to all women on campus and to [...]