age 15

  1. Children's School & Education

    Unschooling: Learning from life

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    Have you heard about unschooling? Unlike homeschooling, which you've probably heard of, unschooling is a life-long parenting and...
  2. Age by Age

    Tricks kids use to get their way

    Max 5 stars
    3.4
    My Rating
    It doesn't take long for a parent to discover the dichotomous nature of children. On one hand, they are adorable, precious and full...
  3. Parenting Advice & Columns

    Is your teenager lying to you?

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    You thought you dealt with the lying issue when your child was younger. You thought it was clear: you and your teenager had enough...
  4. Parenting Advice & Columns

    Dealing with your child’s big lies

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    Sadly, lying is a part of life. Even if we put a big emphasis on honesty at home, as adults and parents we lie, and kids learn how...
  5. Mom & Dad

    How not to be a helicopter parent

    Max 5 stars
    4.5
    My Rating
    Helicopter parents -- ones who are knee deep in every school and life issue, leaving kids little room for their own problem solving...
  6. Teen Health & Wellness

    Acne actually causes depression, new study finds

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    A new study by British medical researchers found that teen acne can actually cause depression. How can parents help their teens...
  7. Child Development & Health

    The problem with helicopter parenting

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    Helicopter parenting is quite common in our society these days. It goes by many names -- overparenting, death grip parenting,...
  8. Mom & Dad

    The most ineffective things to say to your kids

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    Communicating with kids isn't always easy. As parents, we have plenty of opportunities to pour wisdom out on our kids -- probably...
  9. Parenting Advice & Columns

    Sibling rivalry: "Safe" conflict

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    One of the biggest challenges parents often face is dealing with sibling rivalry. No matter how hard you try to treat your children...
  10. Mom & Dad

    Slow parenting: The hands-off approach

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    Slow parenting means child-led parenting, to an extent. Those who parent this way prefer to let their children explore their world...
  11. Parenting Advice & Columns

    Giving kids privacy online

    Max 5 stars
    3
    My Rating
    The time has come. Your child has been watching your online life for years now and wants such a life of his or her own. Okay, you...
  12. Parenting Advice & Columns

    Helping your child learn to receive criticism

    If the term “constructive criticism” makes you cringe, as it does to many of us, you may find it challenging to teach your child...
  13. Parenting Advice & Columns

    When your child doesn't want to go online

    Max 5 stars
    3.8
    My Rating
    Chances are, you love the Internet -- both as a tool and a resource. As a mom, it has helped you find information, build community,...
  14. Tweens, Teens & College

    The teens and birth control debate

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    Does teaching teens about birth control promote promiscuity? That is at the heart of this debate. Most parents want their teens to...
  15. Family Recipes

    Five fun marshmallow yummies for kids

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    Kids love marshmallows! While they are certainly not in the top 10 most nutritional things to feed your kids, they are definitely in...
  16. Mom & Dad

    5 parenting mistakes that can screw up your teen

    Max 5 stars
    4.6
    My Rating
    There are moments when parents of teens may want to throw up their hands and forget about making an effort at parenting. Their...
  17. School Age Kids

    20 age-appropriate chores

    Max 5 stars
    2.7
    My Rating
    While some children are more eager than others to help out around the house, giving your kids chores helps teach them responsibility...
  18. Tweens, Teens & College

    5 Reasons being your teen daughter’s BFF is a bad idea

    Max 5 stars
    4.6
    My Rating
    You’re a mom, so you likely want to have good, close and meaningful relationship with your daughter. You can have that, but not by...
  19. Teen Behavior

    Teens and alcohol

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    Underage drinking is against the law and can lead to dangerous behavior and tragedy. Yet many parents are not only aware that their...
  20. Parenting Tips & Advice

    How to parent a difficult child

    Max 5 stars
    5
    My Rating
    Ever used the following to describe your kiddo? My child has trouble adapting to new situations. My child is easily upset. My child...