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postheadericon How to Convince Your Parents to Let You See a Movie

How to Convince Your Parents to Let You See a Movie

So you’ve asked your parents to let you see a movie and they said no. Here are some tips on how you can convince them otherwise! Steps 1 Find out all you can about the movie. Ratings are important, and the reasons for each rating. Also, find the date of the movie. A PG-rating in the 70’s or 80’s is different from a PG-rating now. That’s why they came up with the rating “PG-13.” 2 Read reviews of the movie. Go online and find reviews of the movie at parent…

postheadericon How to Convince Your Parents to Let You Marry Girl of Your Choice

How to Convince Your Parents to Let You Marry Girl of Your Choice

Four Methods:Showing Them That You Respect ThemAlleviating Their Fears for YouAlleviating Their Fears About HerGetting Them to Hear and See What is Good About HerCommunity Q&A You have this girl you love, but your parents either don’t approve or you fear they won’t? While it’s common for people in your situation to get advice like “you should cut your ties” or “just ignore them,” you’re probably reading this article because you care deeply about keeping your relationship with your parents intact. Navigating this situation will take time, patience, and clear…

postheadericon How to Convince Your Mom to Give Your Girlfriend a Chance

How to Convince Your Mom to Give Your Girlfriend a Chance

Three Methods:Talking With Your Mom About Accepting Your GirlfriendWarming Your Mother up to Your Girlfriend Over TimeTeaching Your Girlfriend to Win Over Your MomCommunity Q&A Sometimes, your mom will not click instantly with your girlfriend. This can cause a great deal of conflict at home and with your girl. Convincing your mom to accept your new girlfriend can be especially tough. The first thing to consider is that maybe your mom is onto something.[1] However, once you’ve done some soul searching and made up your mind that this girl is…

postheadericon How to Convince Your Overprotective Parents to Let You Date an Older Guy

How to Convince Your Overprotective Parents to Let You Date an Older Guy

Three Parts:Proving Yourself to Your ParentsAdvocating for Your Potential BoyfriendTalking with Your ParentsCommunity Q&A Dating is already difficult, so it’s easy to say dating becomes exceptionally harder when you add overprotective parents to the equation. If your date is older than you, this could definitely add some distress between you and your helicopter parents. There are ways to convince your parents to let you date an older guy without lying or sneaking around. You can keep your relationship with your parents intact while still getting what you want. Please beware…

postheadericon How to Convince Your Parents to Let You Try a Sport

How to Convince Your Parents to Let You Try a Sport

Four Methods:Showing an Active InterestMaking a PlanTalking to Your ParentsKeeping the Subject Open if They Say NoCommunity Q&A You really want to try out a new sport, but your parents are against the idea. You’re frustrated, and you’d do anything to get your parents on board. Parents can be against the idea of trying out a sport for a number of reasons. They may think it’s too expensive, too dangerous, or that it would be a distraction from your schoolwork. To get your parents to come around, you will need…

postheadericon How to Convince Your Parents to Let You Go on a Trip Without Them

How to Convince Your Parents to Let You Go on a Trip Without Them

Strict parents can hinder great possibilities and outings, so how can you gain more freedom without resorting to begging? Having strict parents constantly following you can be bothersome, especially when you’re growing older and becoming less dependent upon them. Although they want to protect you from the harsh realities of growing up, some privacy and trust could improve things and be less embarrassing for you. Follow these steps to attempt to convince your parents to have more trust in you and give you more independence. Remember, this may not always…

postheadericon How to Convince Your Parents to Let You Be in a Beauty Pageant

How to Convince Your Parents to Let You Be in a Beauty Pageant

Do you want to enter a beauty pageant but your parents think they’re wrong? Are you addicted to Toddlers and Tiaras and want to win big like they do? Follow these easy steps to get into a pageant. 1 Pick a reputable pageant that you want to enter. Remember that it shouldn’t be too expensive, and it shouldn’t be too far away. Note that your parents might like it better if you chose a scholarship pageant rather than a glitz one. 2 Consider whether it might be a good idea…

postheadericon How to Convince Your Parents to Let You Date Someone Poor

How to Convince Your Parents to Let You Date Someone Poor

Money plays a significant role in your life, but it should not act as a barrier for love. Your parents may not see this, but hopefully you will be able to convince them otherwise. Here are some steps to get started with the process. Steps 1 Try to understand your parents’ feelings. It will help you convince your parents if you know why they don’t want you to date this person. Consider the following: Are they worried about your finances? Your parents may worry about your financial future – will…

postheadericon How to Convince Your Parents to Get a Bird

How to Convince Your Parents to Get a Bird

Birds are amazing, beautiful creatures. As pretty as they are, they aren’t the cheapest pets in the world. Or the most low-maintenance pets. You think you have what it takes to take care of a bird? Okay! … Here’s how to convince your parents to get one. Steps 1 Convince yourself to get a bird. Recognize the heavy responsibility and make sure you’re comfortable with it. 2 Do your homework. Do you think that you are ready for a bird and if so what type are you ready for? Do…

postheadericon How to Convert from Homeschooling to a Charter School

How to Convert from Homeschooling to a Charter School

Changing from home-schooling, where everybody’s your friend, to charter school ( also known to home-schooling and private-schooling kids as public school ) can be very difficult for anybody. Especially if you don’t live near one. Steps 1 Be yourself. Bullies absolutely LOVE anybody who stands out. And nobody is going to stand up for you if you look like you just popped out of a J. K. Rowling book, they’ll think your weird and insecure, it also won’t look to great to their friends. 2 After you’ve figured out what…