Off to college or university? About to fly the parental nest? Here are practical, low-cost ideas for the things you'll need.
Fresh, interesting knitting patterns for teens. Whether you’re a teen who knits, or a knitter with a teen, you’re sure to find a pattern you love.
Two weeks and counting until my 7th grader enters summer vacation. When she was younger, we planned our days between morning swim team practices and afternoon summer camps. But what do you do with a 13 year old?...
What do you do to show that you care when touching is awkward and conversation is challenging? Here are nine practical ways to maintain emotional attachment between adults and teens.
Here are some ideas for helping your teen make an informed decision about enlisting in the Armed Services.
Teens and depression symptoms. Growing up is not easy, and sometimes it's hard for teens to handle. Know the warning signs of depression and bullying in school
Parenting tween girls is a beautiful and strange journey, especially from the mother perspective. Filled with moments of frustration, laughter, joy and drama, here are some tips for making it work.
Just because you reach the age of 18, you are not neccessarily a mature person. Some decisions are too important to be left to this age person, and by the same token, some issues are beyond the abilities and the...
When I became a step parent almost 20 years ago, someone forget to give me a new owners manual on navigating step parenting and how to survive a blended family. And when I say blended it's definitely a blended mix,...
A true story about the tragedy of drinking and driving. The story of my youngest sister, and her tragic death. Please read this and understand that it could be you or someone you care about.