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[Video] 5 Tips to be Acne-Free During the Summer (with Neutrogena Giveaway!)

Neutrogena is one of our positive influence partners, but – as always – all expressions are our own. ************GIVEAWAY BELOW**************** Acne is a common problem – but for teens is even more common. As a teen parent, inspiring self-confidence amid this sometimes aggressive occurrence should be the focus. When you have better skin, you feel better. […]

New Summer Camps for Treating Video Game and Screen Addiction for Ages 11-18

“Summerland” is the first residential treatment program designed for the treatment of videogame and screen addiction in children and adolescents. Summerland’s behavioral change program was designed in association with leading researchers from universities like Iowa State, New York University, and UC Santa Barbara. Campers participate in cognitive behavioral therapy sessions and a comprehensive after-care program with Summerland behavioral coaches in order to […]

[VIDEO] Think the Bikes from Netflix’s “Stranger Things” are Cool? Now You Can Have One Too!

“The bikes featured in Stranger Things have almost become their own characters,” says Milissa Rick, senior director of marketing, Schwinn. “These retro bikes are the kids’ primary form of transportation – taking them towards adventure and away from danger. It’s exciting to be a part of this incredible series with the launch of Mike’s Bike. The limited-edition Mike’s […]

[VIDEO] “Camp Discovery” for ages 3-17 Among the New Upgrades Onboard Crown Princess Cruises

Sailing on a series of Mediterranean voyages for the 2018 summer season, Princess guests will return from touring ancient civilizations and historical museum collections to find new culinary offerings, upgraded accommodations, relaxing options in the Lotus Spa and more. After a summer in the Mediterranean, Crown Princess takes Princess guests to the Caribbean where award-winning shore excursions […]

[ASK LINA] 3 Keys to a Fun and Safe Summer with Teens & Tweens at Home

Ask Lina is a special editorial series where we invite you to send us your parenting questions in the comments below and our teen & tween emotional expert, Lina Acosta Sandaal, gives you tips that will help you navigate these crucial “in-between years.” Originally Posted in StopParentingAlone.com Children and parents alike look forward to the lazy […]

[VIDEO] Two-Minute Games for Kids to Play While Brush Their Teeth? There’s an APP for that!

Getting kids excited about brushing their teeth can be a challenge for parents. To make brushing a more positive experience and to teach kids proper oral care habits, Dixie®, a Georgia-Pacific brand, has unveiled a new line of cup designs with interactive games that incorporate mobile technology to make brushing fun and exciting. The cups […]

Did you Know Swimming Helps Develop Math Skills in Children?

In honor of National Water Safety Month, a national survey commissioned by Swimways Corp., a leading pool and outdoor recreational products manufacturer, revealed that more than 4 out of 5 parents understand that learning to swim by age 5 increases a child’s self-confidence. However, 88% of parents were unaware that learning to swim before age 5 […]

Empowering Kids to Help Kids with through the “UNICEF Kid Power program”

Some of the challenges of the 21st century demand solutions from a new generation of problem-solvers. Children can join forces to bring tangible change to the world around them, including helping to solve worldwide ailments like malnourishment. In celebration of Kid Power Month in May, UNICEF USA is encouraging children and families around the country to get […]

The 2018 Scholastic Summer Reading Online Challenge is Open for Tweens & Teens!

According to research from the Scholastic Kids & Family Reading Report™: 6th Edition, 80% of children ages 6–17 agree that summer reading will help them during the school year, yet, depending on age, as many as one in five kids do not read any books at all over the summer. To encourage kids to stay motivated […]

[Video] Watch the Trailer of Marvel Studios “Avengers: Infinity Wars”

From Marvel Studios comes the eagerly anticipated “Avengers: Infinity War,” the third installment in the “Avengers” franchise and 19th Marvel Studios film to date. The release also marks the 10-year anniversary of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which began with the release of “Iron Man” in 2008. We recommend: [Shopping] 10 of the Coolest Superhero Tops […]

[Video] Frika Kahlo and Amelia Earhart are Among the 17 Global Role Models Honored by Barbie

According to a online study conducted by Mattel to 8000 mothers of girls 0-10, 81 percent* of moms globally worried about the type of role models their daughters are exposed to. Barbie decided to do something about this and ignited a conversation around the importance of positive role models. Sparking a global conversation leading up to […]

These 8 Sensory Tools Help Kids with Autism Manage Stress Better

Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) are a complex set of neurological disorders that severely impair social, communicative and cognitive functions. Many parents of children newly diagnosed with autism aren’t aware of the many tools that can help them and their child manage the stress in everyday activities that the disorder can create. In advance of Autism […]

How to Reduce Bullying and Increase Kindness, According to Tweens

Nearly two-thirds (62%) of 9- to 11-year olds say they have been bullied at least “once or twice” and children who say they prioritize “caring about others” are far less likely to bully and more likely to reach out to other kids in kindness, according to a major national survey commissioned by Cartoon Network. The […]