Parenting Teens

[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 […]

[Shopping] 30 of the Coolest & Cutest Backpacks for Girls Found Online

Yes, it seems just like yesterday that the summer break started, but as we have the kids enjoying play time at home or summer camp, is normal to start planning for the soon-to-be-here back to school season. There’s no other school item that can show off your kid’s personality as backpacks. Combine it with their […]

[Video] Why Tween & Teen Acne is More Than Skin Deep (Clean & Clear giveaway inside!)

DISCLAIMER: We partnered with Clean & Clear’s New Acne Line to create this content. As always, we test out products before we share them and our opinions are our own. *****SCROLL DOWN FOR GIVEAWAY ***** Adolescence and acne seem to go together. After all, some of the main causes of acne include changing hormones and […]

6 Auto-Care Steps to do Before Going on Your Summer Road Trip

This summer, AAA expects to receive calls from over seven million stranded motorists experiencing car trouble. The majority of issues the travel group anticipates will cause car problems, such as dead batteries and flat tires, can be prevented with a pre-trip vehicle inspection. AAA also reports that four out of 10 drivers are unprepared for […]

Study Says Pasta May Actually Help Kids Have Better Overall Diet

Pasta is a convenient, nutritious, easy-to-prepare meal for families.  Pasta pleases even the pickiest of young eaters.  And now, even more good news: new research shows that pasta consumption in children and adolescents is associated with a better diet quality than that of children who do not eat pasta. The research, which was presented at […]

Olympic Gold Medalist Michael Phelps Pays Tribute to Two Teens for Their Volunteerism

The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program, sponsored by Prudential Financial in partnership with the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), named Mallory and Wills Tennessee’s top high school and middle level youth volunteers in February.   Mallory Fundora, 17, from Clarksville Mallory, a junior at Rossview High School, began raising money and gathering […]

[Photos] Behind the Scenes at Cooper Tire’s Latino Focus Group at Hispanicize 2017

This is part of a sponsored collaboration with Cooper Tires and DiMe Media. A few weeks ago, our contributer boy-mom, Candy Olivares, reported how was her experience changing her old auto tires to brand new Cooper Tires, while at the same time teaching her adorable tween son about tire safety. This was thanks to our […]

[Video] What’s Musical.ly and Exclusive Interview (in Spanish!) with Teen Influencers Cat & Mario Selman at Hispanicize 2017

If you aren’t a teen or don’t have a teen child, you probably haven’t heard of Musical.ly. And if you aren’t a Latino  blogger, content creator o a brand looking to reach Hispanics, you probably haven’t heard of Hispanicize. We are here to inform you 🙂 We recommend: Latino Tweens & Teens: An Americanized “Generation […]

[Video] Linda Ponder Talks Mentorship with Her Teen Mentees at Hispanicize 2017

The Mentor4Teens Series is presented as part of Los Tweens & Teens’ Partnership With Ford. Like always all opinions are our own. Linda Ponder, better known in the social media world as “Ponderela,” is one of the people that lights any room she enters. Her kinded spirit and contagious puertorican energy draws you in and […]