• [Video] “Kids Club Ville,” a New Trilingual Social Networking Site for Kids Ages 4-16

  • [Video] Watch Disney’s New Latina Princess, Elena of Avalor, Season 1 Full Episodes

  • [Ask Lina] [Video] These Are the Most Popular Questions Teens Ask About Sex

  • [Español] [Video] Tus hijos podrán experimentar la cultura colombiana el 16 de julio en Miami

  • [Español] El nuevo rol de los padres de hoy…. mas allá de el proveedor

  • [Ask Lina] [Video] Am I messing up my children? (Hint: Michelle Obama Had the Same Worry)

  • [Ask Lina] [Video] My teen was caught shoplifting…HELP!

[Video] “Kids Club Ville,” a New Trilingual Social Networking Site for Kids Ages 4-16

Generation Zs don’t know the world without social networking. They were born in the Facebook era and there’s no way parents can hide it from them. More so that they are now even “beyond Facebook,” and prefering social sites like Vine, Instagram and SnapChat – especially because all the adults in their lives are there, […]

[Video] Watch Disney’s New Latina Princess, Elena of Avalor, Season 1 Full Episodes

Disney’s new Latina princess, 16-year old Elena of Avalor, is the newest character aimed at young girls. With the cartoons in English and the main character’s brown color and Dominican voiceover, Elena joins other Disney princesse, like Snow White, Little Mermaid and Cinderella, to rule little girls hearts. Elena of Avalor is Disney Channel’s new TV series, […]

[Ask Lina] [Video] These Are the Most Popular Questions Teens Ask About Sex

In this special post, Lina interviews Gabriela, Board Certified Sex Therapist in Miami, who performs sex talks for local high schools. Over lunch one day, she shared with Lina the top questions she repeately gets from teens in these talks and Lina thought it would be great if YOU, the parent or mentor, knew what […]

[Shopping] 24 Black Shoes for Black to School you can Find Online

Is that time of the year again. New hoes, books, uniforms. Oh, the glory days of back to school! To make sure that you keep your sanity, we have curated 24 different shoe styles for your tween that will help him/her start off the school year on the right foot. Go ahead, browse, click and […]

[Español] Más allá de la ropa y libros, sigue estos 4 consejos para asegurar el aprendizaje en el regreso a clases

El regreso a clases es sinónimo de nuevos uniformes, libros y útiles escolares. Mientras vas tachando en tu larga lista de cosas por hacer para la escuela, no olvides las herramientas más importantes para el aprendizaje: los ojos de sus niños. La buena vista y la salud ocular general son vitales para el aprendizaje. La Academia Americana […]

Are you Too Pushy with your Kids? It May Hurt their Self-Confidence, Study Says

Parents may have high expectations of their children’s academic performance and some may demonstrate this by urging the child to achieve good grades, while others may over-react when the child makes mistakes. However, parents should be mindful of their behaviour and not push their children too far, as their actions may lead to unintended consequences. […]

[Shopping] 20 Coloring Books to Inspire Relaxation & Creativity for Tweens & Teens

Did you know that adult coloring books is a THING now? Yes! And in comparison to the latest technology fads, like Pokemon GO, this trend is actually a calming one that’s VERY good for your mental health. According to clinical psychologist Ben Michaelis, coloring is a stress-free activity that relaxes the amygdala — the fear center […]

Abuela’s Number One Skincare Tip for You and Your Teen (with Neutrogena Giveaway!)

This is part of a partnership with Neutrogena, but as always, all expressions are ours. **GIVEAWAY BELOW** To find reasons to wear consistent sunscreen and sun protection, especially throughout the hot summer months, I only need to remember my abuelita’s skin. It was beautiful, even at 87 when she passed. And surprisingly, she lived for […]

[Video] Everything Parents Need to Know About the Pokémon Go Game

What’s Pokémon Go? Is a free mobile game that you can downoad via an app on Apple & Android phones. It’s based on Nintendo‘s Pokémon franchise that whats uber-popular among tweens  in the late 90s. With these fans now on their 30s, this is a nostalgia game for them PLUS also appealing to today’s teens & tweens […]

[Español] [Video] Tus hijos podrán experimentar la cultura colombiana el 16 de julio en Miami

No hay mejor manera de enseñarle a los niños la diversidad que dándoles la oportunidad de experimentar otras culturas directamente. Claro, el viajar a otros países es la actividad numero uno que permite vivir esta experiencia directamente, pero también se puede dar una “probada” localmente con las celebraciones de diferentes grupos. Si vives en el […]

[Español] El nuevo rol de los padres de hoy…. mas allá de el proveedor

Nuevas investigaciones señalan que las normas actuales de la paternidad enfatizan la participación activa de los hombres con sus hijos, además del papel tradicional de proveedor material. Además, el número de horas que los padres dedican al trabajo no está tan relacionado con su interacción con los pequeños. En realidad, los “nuevos padres” parecen estar […]

[Shopping] [For Teens] 50 Fashion Items to Show Your USA Olympic Pride

With the 2016 Summer Olympic Games happening on August 5th in Rio de Janeiro, the USA pride is in the air. Like every four years, our country shines in front of the world in sports like gymnastics, track & field, swimming and wrestling. Going a step ahead of feeling the pride, is WEARING the pride! […]

[Ask Lina] [Video] Am I messing up my children? (Hint: Michelle Obama Had the Same Worry)

As a parenting expert I hear that worry every day:  “Lina, am I messing up my children?” Last month, I sat in a room with 5000 individuals dedicated to advocating for others in their community and effecting change at The United States of Women Summit. At the end of the day, the crowd broke into an […]