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[VIDEO] Summer Enrollment Open for “App Development Camp” for Teens Ages 13-18

Asheville School wants to help teenagers from across the U.S. and abroad learn how to make apps this summer. The co-ed boarding and day school is offering a distinctive overnight and day camp in July that focuses on teaching kids how to write code, think critically, and make apps using Apple’s programming language – Swift. […]

[VIDEO] Kids Grades 1-3 Can Now Practice Spelling & Math in Learnia’s New 3D Mobile App

Learnia Inc announces the release of their next-gen math and spelling app for the iPad. Learnia uses state-of-the-art 3D graphics to create an attractive and fun world for kids to explore. To make progress, kids have to master skill stones that contain lectures, exercises and a final challenge. Learnia teaches spelling and common core aligned […]

[PHOTOS] 10 Walt Disney Studios Movies to Watch in 2018

2018 promises to be a year filled with action, love and fun for the entire family. From movie remakes and sequels, to brand new screenplays that will sure make priceless family quality time. Check out what’s coming up and mark your calendars! 1. “Black Panther” Release Date: Feb 18 Marvel Studios’ “Black Panther” follows T’Challa […]

[Video] Smart Options to Your Get Your Teen to College – #ForTheDream

Please see the Terms of Use for sponsored content this Site. All opinions expressed are our own. I can still vividly remember telling my Puerto Rican parents that I wanted to go to Miami for college. They said “Tu quieres ir por Menudo, ¿verdad?” (You want to go because of Menudo, right?). We all laughed. Menudo […]

How to Solve Oily Hair Issues for Tweens, Teens and Mom (plus Giveaway!)

DISCLAIMER: Please see the Terms of Use section of this site. We received the Neutrogena products at no cost to sample and test. I didn’t know that oily hair is another ‘appearance issue’ that can face tweens and teenagers as part of their path from kid to puberty to young adult. By asking other parents, […]

[Online Shopping] 21 Pieces of Jewerly for Moms & Daughters on Valentine’s Day

Marilyn Monroe famously stated “Diamonds are a girl’s best friend.” Even though we couldn’t argue with that, we think that even though diamonds are (reallyyyy) nice, we are OK with a beautiful, delicate piece of jewerly that screams “I appreciate and love you.” Aweee! In time for the month of friendship and love, we have […]

[En Español] Los nombres de bebés latinos más populares de 2015 y predicciones para el 2016

Los clásicos nombres Sofía y Santiago ¡triunfan de nuevo! Ambos han encabezado las listas de los 100 nombres favoritos de bebés por nueve años consecutivos. Pero está claro que muchos padres ahora buscan opciones parecidas. Eso se comprobó con el ascenso de Lucía, un nombre similar a Sofía, el cual escaló ocho puestos hasta llegar […]

Still have baby items stored at home? Trade them in Toys “R” Us & Babies “R” Us!

Toys”R”Us, Inc.  announced the return of its customer-favorite “Great Trade-In” event, providing parents with an opportunity to rid get of  of  baby gear and furniture that they don’t longer use in exchange for savings on a new item that meets the latest safety standards. Starting Feb 1st thru Feb 29th, stores nationwide will accept any used cribs, car […]

[En Español] 3 maneras de reinventar tu carrera en el nuevo año

  El principio del fin de re-inventarte se encuentra en tu situación actual …. en el mantenerte cómodo por mucho tiempo. Y déjame decirte: por mas atractiva que parezca, la comodidad es tu peor enemigo. Recuerda esta fórmula mágica: deseos + acción = cambio = impulsarte a tu mejor versión = felicidad plena. A continuación te […]

[Video] 5 Animated Movies We are Looking Forward to Watch in 2016

We can’t wait for these movies to come to the theaters and here’s a sneak peek of what they are all about. Watch the movie trailers of these fun family-friendly movies coming in 2016: Kung Fu Panda 3 – 29 January 2016 2. Zootopia – 4 March 2016 3. The Jungle Book – 15 April […]

140,000+ 4th Graders and their Families Can Visit Public Parks for FREE in the 2015-2016 School Year

More than 140,000 kids will have the opportunity to visit federal public lands and waters in the 2015-2016 school year, thanks to 186 grants from the National Park Foundation, the official charity of America’s national parks. These grants, part of the Foundation’s Open OutDoors for Kids program, support the White House youth initiative Every Kid in […]

Valentine Gift Ideas for The Whole Family

The Los Tweens & Teens team has created our first-ever gift guide and we have Valentine ideas for the whole family- it’s the Mucho Amor Collection of Unique Gifts for Tweens, Teens & Their Influencers. We thought of your  familia including tweens, teens and their influencers like Tias (Aunties) and abuelos (grandparents) and of course […]

Celebrating Valentine’s Day with Tweens

If there is one piece of advice I could give any parent it would be to show your children how much you love them every day.  As they get older, schedules become more complicated and children become less attached at the hip.  It is easy to forget to hug and kiss your child, tell them […]

Tween Boy (or Girl) Valentine’s Day Card Print Out

My tween son has always had the generic store-bought Valentine’s Day cards because I just couldn’t figure out what was “cool” for boys on Valentine’s Day.  Heck, I even have trouble trying to figure out what to give my husband.  But this Valentine’s Day, I made it my mission to sit down with him and […]