Younger Siblings

[Español] [Ask Lina] ¿Qué debo hacer cuando hay rivalidad entre hermanos?

“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.” Post originalmente incluido en el blog de Lina. Tengo la dicha de […]

[Ask Lina] [Video] How old is too old to believe in Santa?

To believe in Santa, that is. I’ve debated telling my soon-to-be 13 year old the truth about Santa for two years now. “He’s too old for that nonsense, he’s going to get teased at school,” my husband says. “Why are you going to ruin the magic of Christmas so soon?” from my sisters and parents. […]

[Ask Lina] What’s the best way to handle sibling conflict?

“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.” —————————————————————————————————————————————– As a parent of siblings, I am lucky that my daughter […]

A Mom’s Personal Journey with Autism

We asked an amazing middle school teacher and friend to share with Los Tween’s readers her very personal story regarding her son’s Autism diagnosis in the hopes that it will help parents know that they are not alone.  There are many moms and dads who struggle but the important thing is to continue to fight for […]

[#Shopping] Fall Fashion Trends for Tweens from The Children’s Place

Disclaimer: Los Tweens was provided a gift card to shop at The Children’s Place.  All opinions expressed in the post & video are our own.  Can you believe I actually had the tweens tell me that I was pushing the fashion boundary? It happened.  And, they had to eat their words afterwards. We were in […]

Empowering Children to Prevent Child Deaths in Hot Cars

News of a child dying in a hot car is absolutely heartbreaking.  Even worse is the thought that these deaths could of been prevented if someone had taken action.  Much discussion around preventing child deaths in hot cars has involved which action adults should take.   But what about the children themselves.  A conversation with […]

[VIDEO] Kids Hair Simplified & Side Ponytail Tutorial

Disclosure: Los Tweens was provided with products to review and received a gift card for participation.   I bathed all of my children from birth to six months but once they were able to hold their heads up, my husband took over.  After working all day, it’s his special time with his kids.  Dos hijas has taught […]

Tween Marvel Fans will Enjoy New Hasbro Toys

This is part of a product review campaign with Latina Mom Bloggers and Hasbro; complimentary products were provided.  However, all opinions expressed are my own Are your tweens Marvel fanatics?  Ours are! Whether boys or girls, the Marvel movies are loved by many a tween (and parent).   Our older tween girls (Maddy, Sophia and […]

Trend Spotting: Tween Clothes for Spring and Summer

I received an invitation from The Children’s Place to visit one of their Miami locations and shop their spring and summer looks for 2014.  With the gift card provided, I did a little shopping myself and a bit of trend spotting on what our tween ninos y ninas will be begging very soon. Neon, Neon […]

Tips for Picking the Right Hotel Room for Your Family

Disclosure: Los Tweens was provided a gift card to stay two nights to review a Best Western location.  adobe creative suite 6 design & web premium Traveling with the entire familia is no easy task.  I compare it to trying to move an army.  There’s all the gear for the toddlers and tweens, tons and tons […]

Twin Tweens- if you thought the ‘terrible twos’ were tough – READ ON!

A New Series published by Los Tweens & Teens  custom essay writer They start off like this… Whenever a friend or family welcomes a new baby- somewhere along the way my husband and I get asked- ‘HOW did you do it with two?’ The ‘toughness’ with twins almost always is associated with the infant and […]

Raising an Adventurous Eater – Goya/Beech-Nut Baby Food Review

Disclaimer: Los Tweens was provided with Beech-Nut/Goya baby food and compensated for the time to review the product. All opinions expressed are our own. Tongue, eel, fish eggs, snails – my eldest tween will let you know that she has eaten all of these and she is proud of it. She will also quickly add […]

“Because I’m Your Dad” Book Review

A perfect Father’s Day gift.  There are those classic books that make you feel great as a parent and become instant classics.  You know the second you start reading them that they will become part of you’re child’s nightly reading repertoire.  “Because I’m Your Dad” is easily one of those books.   Ever since our […]

Summer Fashion Trends for Tweens

Disclaimer: Los Tweens attended a The Children’s Place Summer Trends preview and was provided with a $100 gift card.  All opinions expressed are our own.  Summer is just around the corner and that means its time to put away the sweaters and stock up on all new summer gear (because you know they don’t fit […]