From the floating butterflies in your stomach to your sweaty palms, falling for someone new is a universal experience. Because of this, it's only natural to want to help your children put their best foot forward when it comes to confronting their crush. But what do you do when the heart racing feeling turns into heartache?

Parenting expert Tammy Nelson is joined by YourTango experts Tara Kennedy KlineRhona BerensMiriam Kove and Barbara Beck Holstein to tackle the protocol for helping your kid get over his or her crush. Part of living and loving is losing. But how do you help your teen or pre-teen get over being destroyed by his or her first love?

Check out the video above for excellent tips on what to do when your child is hit by the lovebug and cupid's arrow misses.

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