For Teens

[Giveaway] 7 Reasons Teens (and You!) Should Include Lemon in Your Skincare Routine

We have partners with Clean & Clear to bring for this article, but as always, our expressions are our own. *** Scroll Down For Giveaway *** The lemon, the fruit that in addition to highlight the flavor of some dishes and seasoning salads, can heal wounds and we can even occupy it as a beauty […]

Code Ninjas Hosting Free Holiday Hack-A-Thons for Kids Ages 7-14

Code Ninjas teaches children ages 7-14 to code by building their own video games in a fun, safe, and inspiring environment. With a robust, nine-belt curriculum inspired by martial arts, Code Ninjas keeps kids engaged, while parents see their children gain life-changing STEM skills. We recommend: [Video] Exclusive Interview with “The People’s Engineer” Brianne C […]

This New Study Found that Fostering Gratitude Can Reduce Materialism in Teens

Make every day Thanksgiving. Fostering gratitude can actually reduce materialism and increase generosity in teens, according to new research study co-authored by Gies College of Business professor Aric Rindfleisch. The paper, “The Impact of Gratitude on Adolescent Materialism and Generosity,” has been published in The Journal of Positive Psychology and it shows that teens who were asked to keep a gratitude journal – […]

7 Top Driving Safety Tips for Teen Drivers (with sample family agreement!)

“Every year more than two thousand teen drivers are involved in fatal motor vehicle crashes,” said Torine Creppy, president of Safe Kids Worldwide. “Time and again we hear stories about teens whose inexperience, when combined with unnecessary risk-taking, like not wearing a seat belt, results in tragedy. We recommend: [Video] Safe Kids Worldwide and Cheverolet Launch […]

[Video] Looking for Teens to Submit Short Videos for the #DrivingSkills101 Challenge

Members of SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions) are being challenged to spread the word about the risks teen drivers face when having too many passengers in the vehicle, in the annual #DrivingSkills101 campaign sponsored by The National Road Safety Foundation, a non-profit organization that promotes safe driving, and SADD. Studies show that talking with other […]

[Video] The “Kids Obstacle Challenge” for Tweens & Teens is Coming to a City Near You

Kids Obstacle Challenge aims to inspire younger generations by bringing kids and their families a fun, action-packed experience to enjoy together. The 1.5-2 miles long adventure course is designed for kids ages 5-16 and their parents and includes mud to crawl through, water to jump over, and 13-15 fun and challenging obstacles. Kids Obstacle Challenge is […]

Here’s What Inside “Kashi by Kids,” the First Line of Organic Foods Made for Kids, by Kids

Kashi  introduces Kashi by Kids, a collection of delicious, awesome and organic cereals co-created with kids, for kids. As the company’s first line developed for kids, Kashi collaborated with passionate Gen Z leaders who inspire others to make a difference in the world and share Kashi’s desire to make a positive impact through food to create something #AwesomeTogether: Kashi by […]

[Video] Teen Makeup Step-by-Step Tutorial with Celebrity Makeup Artist Erick Cuesta

We partnered with Neutrogena to bring a series of beauty tutorials and resources for teens (and moms too!). As always, all expressions our ours. Once the age of puberty comes, almost any girl gladly starts experimenting with makeup. However, many apply too much makeup and can’t find the right balance. In addition, they often neglect […]

Meet KiDNuz, the First Daily News Podcast Created Just for Kids

KiDNuZ is the brainchild of four broadcast journalists who have nine Emmys and 12 children between them. After years of producing, reporting and anchoring news for adults, they realized that kids deserve a newscast all their own. The result is a worldly wake-up that is long enough to engage but short enough not to bore. […]

[VIDEO] A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Marvel’s New Movie “Ant-Man and The Wasp”

From the Marvel Cinematic Universe comes the next film to feature the adventures of Ant-Man, “Ant-Man and The Wasp,” which debuts Ant-Man’s long-awaited ally, The Wasp. With its eye-popping shrinking-and-growing act on, fast-paced chases and family-friendly comedy, “Ant-Man and The Wasp” once again delivers a fresh, one-two punch that smacks of the MCU in an […]

[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. […]

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 […]