Is 12 the right age to start dating
I know times are different, but I think my daughter is too young to go on dates,” she said. Folusho Alimi, said even though she had reservations initially, she allowed her daughter to start dating officially when she turned 15.
“Some of my friends said I shouldn’t have allowed her to start dating so early. But I trust my daughter, and at 15, she should know what is right from wrong,” Alimi said.
However, a psychologist at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Mr.
Orijiakor Tochukwu, believes that when it comes to teens and dating, the higher the age, the better.
“Since then, my daughter has refused speaking with me.
But for my daughter, the boy had to be willing to go on a "double date" with my husband and I first.If the boy won't spend time with us, then he can't be alone with our daughter. Homeschool homies As homeschoolers, my kids are in a different social structure, so I suppose we'd just take it one day/one person at a time.My son at 11 already has a very close girl friend (not girlfriend) but if that evolved, we'd just see how it went and make sure to be open with him and encourage him to do the same.I don't think I have a certain age in mind for dating to be OK - I think every child is different. Define "girlfriend" True story - when my son was 11, he had a friend who had a girlfriend - one that they would go to each others houses & hang out in his bedroom alone, door open or shut :/ he started asking me if he could have a girlfriend. Two Saturdays ago, the 16-year-old daughter of a school proprietor, Mrs.