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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Discussing Technical Education with Your Teen

College can be a costly way to find out what your kids don’t want to do for a living. Technical education could be a bet...

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A Letter to Parents of Teens: When You Need Help Speak Up

One mom writes a letter to fellow parents to remind them that they can't do it ALL on their own. Adulting is hard, but p...

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8 Conversation-Starting Books for Teens

Talking about mental health issues and coming-of-age struggles with your teen doesn’t have to be awkward. When you feel ...

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'Lazy Mom' Shares Why She Lets Her Teen Handle the Household Grocery Budget

The Barefoot Five blogger posted a photo of her 13-year-old daughter working on the family grocery budget, and the inter...

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Teen Hospitalized With Second-Degree Burns After Doing the 'Hot Water Challenge'

The latest viral challenge is definitely not safe to try.

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Why Teens at Home During Summer Are a Lot Like a House Full of Homer Simpsons

Liz Pryor shares a funny take about her teens' slovenly tendencies during summer break.

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Death Rate Among 10-to-19-Year-Olds Is on the Rise: What You Need to Know

This troubling spike is related to issues such as suicide, homicide and gun violence, and drug overdoses. Here's what pa...

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18 and Counting: Why Parenting Doesn't End When Kids Turns 18

Telling it like it is. Wisdom and candor from a single mom raising three kids.

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