Parenting Teens

[Video] Exclusive Interview with “The People’s Engineer” Brianne C Martin on Careers in S.T.E.M

We met Brianne C Martin, the self-proclaimed “People’s Engineer”, at Hispanicize Texas 2017 in Houston. Brianne is a Latina on a mission. She wants to encourage kids to study S.T.E.M. careers (science, tech, education & math) by sharing all the opportunities available in these industries – specially for multicultural kids. Basically, she shares how cool […]

[Miami Book Fair 2017 Young Adult Series] Samantha Mabry, Author of “All the Wind in the World”

Once again, we partnered with Miami Book Fair to highlight the childrens’, teens’ & tweens’ programming, which includes author book signing, games and even free books! In “Miami Book Fair 2017 Young Adult Readers Series” we are celebrating the authors who will be presenting their books for young adult readers in Miami during Nov 12-19th. Learn […]

[Miami Book Fair 2017 Young Adult Series] 5 Questions for Kim Dwinnell, Author of “Surfside Girls”

Once again, we partnered with Miami Book Fair to highlight the childrens’, teens’ & tweens’ programming, which includes author book signing, games and even free books! In “Miami Book Fair 2017 Young Adult Readers Series” we are celebrating the authors who will be presenting their books for young adult readers in Miami during Nov 12-19th. Learn […]

[Miami Book Fair 2017 Young Adult Series] 5 Questions for Kiersten White, Author of “Beanstalker and Other Hilarious Scaytales”

Once again, we partnered with Miami Book Fair to highlight the childrens’, teens’ & tweens’ programming, which includes author book signing, games and even free books! In “Miami Book Fair 2017 Young Adult Readers Series” we are celebrating the authors who will be presenting their books for young adult readers in Miami during Nov 12-19th. Learn […]

America’s Top 5 High-Tech Haunted Attractions

Let’s face it, we Americans are hard to impress. As the most technologically advanced and creative nation worldwide, expectations are high in entertainment. Want to build a Halloween attraction to scare visitors and build it into a profitable business? You better be both an engineer and an artist.   “We are talking high budget 4D, […]

Miami Book Fair 2017 for Tween & Teen Readers

Catch live presentations from some of the hottest authors for kids and young adults, with readings by Michael Buckley, Jason Segel, Kiersten White, Gene Yang, Peter Lerangis, Nathan Hale, Kelly Barnhill, Ibi Zoboi and many more! Reading, writing, storytelling, art, and music — they all lead to discovery and a life-long love of books. Once again, The […]

[Giveaway] Enter to Win Two Baskets Full of Neutrogena Beauty Products for Mom & Teen

We are VERY excited about our new partnership with Neutrogena, where we’ll be soon sharing articles and Facebook Lives for you and your teen too look – and feel – fabulous for the holidays. We wanted to kick-off our partnership the best way we can….offering our BEST giveaway ever with YOU, our beloved audience! This […]

High School Students Can Apply by Oct 31st for “2018 Disney Dreamers Academy” at Walt Disney World Resort

For more than a decade, Disney Dreamers Academy has inspired young minds nationwide by fueling their dreams and showing them a world of possibilities. Each year, students participate in hands-on, immersive career workshops, ranging from animation to zoology. The program is produced in conuuction with Steve Harvey and Essence Magazine. Each participant learns important skills, such […]

MTVU & JED Roundation Launches “Press Pause” Campaign to Teach Teens Mindfullness Techniques

Over the last few years, there’s been a growing focus on the importance of strengthening resiliency and developing healthy coping mechanisms among teenagers, college students and young adults. Research shows that emotional health issues, like depression and stress, are on the rise, and many experts believe that the pressure to succeed and our “digital landscape” are […]

[Infographic] Scholastic Global Study Results Suggest the Key to Raise Lifelong Readers

Friday, September 8 is International Literacy Day and in recognition, Scholastic, the global children’s publishing, education and media company, wants to encourage parents to help their kids to become lifelong readers. The Company surveyed parents and their children in five countries for the most recent editions of the Kids & Family Reading Report™. The findings from the report suggest simple insights […]

[Shopping] 15 Acne-Fighting Essentials to Add in the Back to School List

This is part of a sponsored program with our friends at Neutrogena. As always, our expressions are ours. Research says that almost 8 in 10 teens have acne, as do many adults. So, it’s a much common problem that we may think. Teens are specially prone to this temporary skin condition due to the puberty […]

[Shopping] 27 Teen Skincare Essentials Perfect for Back to School You Can Buy Online

This is part of a sponsored campaign with Neutrogena. As always, all expressions are ours. The fifteen-year old girls now are not the same fifteen-year olds back in our time. Millenial parents have to do with it, but also the fact that these teens were born with the YouTube culture. The YouTuber subculture to be […]

[Shopping] 20 of the Coolest Comics Backpacks for Boys We Found Online

Other than the mind, no other back to school item is as useful and essential than your boy’s backpacks. Books, notebooks, pencils, pens, wallet…..! The list goes on and on of everything stored in them. The super hero of the house will soon take on a new acadamic year than starting off the year with […]