My girlfriends and I would always talk about waiting for the guy to get the car door, or to hug or not to hug when he walked you to the door at the end of the night.
We would giggle and laugh through this wonderful phase of our lives.
Try printing two-sided copies for those handouts that are two pages — we’ve found that works best.
Hanging out consists of numbers of young men and young women joining together in some group activity.
It is very different from dating….“Young women, resist too much hanging out, and encourage dates that are simple, inexpensive, and frequent.
There is also a letter with four questions you can have mom and dad fill out for each girl. Included is a page of awesome quotes that are really relevant to the youth. It is also available in our August combo package HERE.
There is also a print with 40 cheap and fun group dates. Here are some thoughts on this subject by Shannon: Most youth love to talk about dating.
Don’t make it easy for young men to hang out in a setting where you women provide the food. An occasional group activity is OK, but when you see men who make hanging out their primary interaction with the opposite sex, I think you should lock the pantry and bolt the front door.
“ (Ensign, June 2006) I remember when Elder Oaks gave this talk, I was single at the time and was very aware of that attitude.
These 11-17″ posters get the conversation on healthy relationships started.
Perfect for a locker, dorm room, bulletin board or classroom, our posters gives positive examples of how to define love, features statistics on dating abuse and lists loveisrespect’s resources.
When I would talk to my students about this, the response is NOT that they didn’t want to date – it was that the expectation was: that if they asked someone out that must mean that they wanted to “be” with them – so the pressure was too heavy.