Teen

So long baby bottles, hello puberty. It's a brave new world when your kid enters the teen and tween years. Here's practical expert parenting advice on how to have the sex talk, navigate teen driving, plan for college and tackle every other problem that you have (or haven't) thought of.

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Gift Ideas for Your 2019 Graduate

Graduation gift ideas that your student will love.

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Is Your Teen Too Old for Treats From the Easter Bunny?

Maybe not, as one mom learned.

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The One Rule I Have for Every Teen Sleepover

I've gotten many eye rolls, and my kids are embarrassed about my rule, but that's the way it is in my household—and the ...

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Do Teens Really Need to Eat Breakfast?

Experts weigh in on the age-old issue.

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Moms Agree This Stresses Them Out More Than Kids

Spoiler alert: Women everywhere collectively think “duh!”

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Parenting Book Author Charged in College Admissions Scam

The book was described as “a stylishly smart collection of practical advice for the busy modern woman.”

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One Mom Reacts to the College Admissions Scam

"It's a shame that celebrities are taking advantage of colleges this way and setting an example for their children that ...

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6 Surprising Reasons I Love Teaching My Son to Drive

We often think of teaching our teens to drive as either pure torture or a sad time when we once again realize that they ...

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Mom of 3 Teens: No One Is Prepared for the Teen Years, No One

"I found myself doubting every turn. I mentally beat myself up because I thought I should know what I was doing by now."...

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What Parents Need to Know About Online Dating Abuse

Online dating abuse is a real and growing problem, according to the CDC. Find out how to prevent it, notice the signs, a...

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This Is Why I Say ‘No’ to My Teens More Than Other Parents

According to my kids, I not only tend to be the strictest parent who has ever lived, I've also made it my mission in lif...

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Why I Teach My Kids That Rules Are for Suckers

But what I really want them to develop is a healthy skepticism and a willingness to question authority and the status qu...

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