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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Teen

Why Teens Should Get Summer Jobs

Sure, the money is nice, but they get so much more out of it.

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Teen

How to Improve Communication With Your Teenager

Trying to make meaningful conversation with teenagers doesn’t have to be like pulling teeth. It’s all in your approach.

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Family Fun

How to Raise an Entrepreneurial Kid

Meet four teens who mean business and the moms who are teaching them how to turn passion into profit.

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Teen

Why It's OK to Sometimes Let Your Teens Change the Rules

Some child-development experts say negotiating with kids is a big no-no, but moms of teens are trying differents way of ...

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Parenting

Face It: Parents Deserve a Graduation Gift Just as Much as Their Graduates

Opinion: Yes, seeing your teen graduate high school is a gift in itself, but this mom says it's OK for parents to give t...

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Family Fun

Why It's OK—Even Good—to Skip Your Teen's Recital or Soccer Game Sometimes

When mom practices self-care, it's good for her and the whole family.

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Teen

Social Media & Teens: How Pressure to Get Likes and Followers Is Hurting Them

Being a tween and a teen is a self-discovery time—a time to form the foundation of their identity. Adding cyber peer pre...

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