Explain that a “deal breaker” is something—a behavior, comment, or value—your teen absolutely cannot tolerate and violates his or her trust in someone.
While I have perpetual plans to become a podcaster myself, I’m not quite there yet.
Before you say, “Hell no!” I strongly encourage you to really think this through.
Resist the urge to think, “NOT my kid!” and instead please think, “MAYBE my kid!” as you read.
Remember, you really, really, really do not want to be the parent that gets a phone call from another parent telling you their kid saw porn at your house.