As a mom with teenagers in the house and being part of a blended family, this question has recently circulated through our home.  This could just be my opinion, but when you are a blended're not just dealing with your own personal thoughts.  You've got other minds that play a role raising your child.


Is it appropriate for a teenager to spend the night at their boyfriend or girlfriend's house?  My personal opinion is, absolutely not.  But, clearly, I'm not the only one who has an influence over this decision.  And of course, rules and what's allowed at one house are different than what might be allowed at the other parent's.  Not even considering house to house, but even parent to husband thinks it's acceptable.

It's a different time...perhaps I'm old school.  Take the poll: