teenagers

  1. Family Travel

    5 Best hotels for teens

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    Family-friendly hotels may seem like your best bet when planning a family vacation, but when traveling with teens, giving them a...
  2. Tweens, Teens & College

    Prom peer pressure

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    As if being a high schooler isn’t tough enough, the pressures of prom can weigh heavily on your teen. Here are some tips on how to...
  3. Parenting Advice & Columns

    How to avoid hair battles with your teen

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    Your son’s soft curls, your towhead daughter’s pigtails….these may be some of the memories you have of your child’s early years....
  4. Teen Behavior

    When your teenager hates you

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    It's the rare parent-child relationship that doesn't go through some growing pains during adolescence. Even the most loving,...
  5. Living

    How to negotiate just about anything

    Negotiating is a way of life. We negotiate with our spouse about money, with our kids about curfew and with salespeople about...
  6. Teen Behavior

    Teens and chores

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    Does your teen have a chore list that he has to complete every week -- or is it just easier for you to let him off the hook and do...
  7. School Age Kids

    7 Tips for teaching your child responsibility

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    Looking for a way to teach children responsibility? The best lessons can be taught right at home. Whether you’re a reformed...
  8. Tweens, Teens & College

    How to parent teens and tweens

    The heavy sighs. The eye-rolls. The comments you can't quite hear but that you know were insulting. All the signs are there: you've...
  9. College

    Printable college dorm shopping list

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    Heading off to college or sending off your student? Make sure their dorm is decked out with all the college dorm essentials. Print...
  10. Teen Behavior

    Life, death, parenting and Katie Allison Granju

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    For over a month, writer and parenting blogger Katie Allison Granju detailed the tragic sequence of devastating events that...
  11. Teen Behavior

    Talking to teens about sexting

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    Sexting. If you are a parent of an older elementary school student, tween or teen and you haven’t heard this term or don’t really...
  12. Teen Behavior

    Is your teen drinking?

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    "That's life with a teenager." It's easy to justify a lot of behaviors — teens will be teens, right? Most parents fall into that...
  13. Teen Health & Wellness

    How to tell the family your teen is pregnant

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    An unplanned teenage pregnancy can be a difficult situation for parents to handle. Perhaps the hardest part is sharing the news with...
  14. Teen Health & Wellness

    Talking to girls about hygiene and skin care

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    Believe it or not, your tween daughter pays close attention to your beauty and grooming routine. Even if she's too embarrassed to...
  15. Kid-friendly

    Tech-savvy or teen foolish?

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    I am constantly amazed by how easily kids can handle today's digital technology. They seem to have an intuitive grasp of how...
  16. Teen Behavior

    Helping teens combat peer pressure

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    What is the best way to help your teen combat peer pressure? If you had a nickle for every time your tween told you that "everyone...
  17. Dating

    A mom's guide to teen dating

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    In your eyes, they're still just babies -- but those babies have grown up! Rather than have a meltdown when your teen comes home and...
  18. Tweens, Teens & College

    Teen Drivers: Track them or trust them?

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    Auto insurance companies have started offering devices for parents to monitor teen driving habits. Services include in-car cameras...
  19. Halloween Costumes & Makeup

    Top 15 Halloween costumes for babies, kids and teens

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    With the witching hour nearly upon us, get the scoop on the latest Halloween costume trends for babies to teens and everything in...
  20. Teen Behavior

    Teenagers Suck: Teaching responsibilities and chores

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    How can you teach your teenager how to take responsibility and help out around the house? By channeling your inner teen, of course!...