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[PHOTOS] Tween & Teen Models Shine at the Bridge Runway of “Eco Fashion in the Park” in Upper Manhattan

Last Sunday, August 2nd, Highbridge Park in Upper Manhattan went green with the event “Eco Fashion in the Park,” produced by stylist & fashion event producer, Gina Constanza, and supported by the Washington Heights City Councilman, Ydanis Rodriguez. The free event’s goal was to inspire and ignite awareness around the issues on eco-friendly fashion and how […]

Downtown Disney – Great Stop for Families with Older Kids

The Los Tweens & Teens Team experienced Downtown Disney as part of its Coolest Summer Ever kick-off media tour in May   During our recent summer trip to Walt Disney World in Orlando we decided to dedícate a day to exploring Downtown Disney- a new adventure for our family with older kids. Usually we go […]

4 of the Funnest Food Ideas to try with your Kids for 4th of July Weekend

By: Anllelic Lozada “Tia-in-Charge,” Los Tweens & Teens Our new addiction is the social bookmarketing site, Pinterest, where you can “pin” in your unlimited amount of “boards” about everything from shoes and jewerly to buy, to decorations for your new home and vacation ideas. Yes, it’s totally a women-dominated social network, but its popularity has […]

Summertime Hairdos to Celebrate Los Quinces (with Giveaway Inside!)

  ** There’s a giveaway at the end! ** Summertime is all about fun in the sun but it’s also a big season for quinceañeras  and other special occasions. In case you don’t know- a quinceañera is a very special time for Latino families when they celebrate the 15th birthday of their daughters – equivalent […]

MOVIE REVIEW & VIDEO: DISNEY PIXAR INSIDE OUT

Top 3 Tips to get into your Tween or Teen’s Head Using Disney Pixar’s Inside Out  By: Lina Acosta Sandaal, MA I felt a knot in my throat and tears welled in my eyes as I watched the preview to Inside Out.  My work and passion flashed before my eyes and as a mental health […]

Why NOW it’s the Time To Forgive Your Dad (or Mom)

By: Dennis Sanchez Founder, Marcar Visions Marketing & Los Compadres, Modern Caballeros At an early age I experienced my parents’ sacrificial hard work and how my future would look without a proper education. “Tu eres el hombre de la familia,”(you are the man of the family) is what he would tell me, in addition to […]

Summer Accessories – AVON GIVEAWAY

Avon provided giveaway items for this post. As always opinions are 100% our own.  By Cristy Clavijo-Kish, Los Tweens & Teens Creator During the summer I love to make my fashion a bit more fun. Tossing in bright colors and fresh fabrics like canvas and cotton makes for a more non-fuss look. My girls and […]

¿Tu adolescente padece de estrés y ansiedad? Dile que trate esto

El estrés y la ansiedad no es común solo en los adultos. Según un estudio de la APA (American Psychological Association), el estrés es extremadamente común dentro de los adolescentes. Si el trabajo y el dinero son los dos factores mayores para los adultos sentirse fuera de si mismos, no es sorprendente que los estudios son el factor #1 para los “teens” sentirse abrumados y preocupados. La presión de los maestros y de […]

[Review] From Nail Polish to Perfume: Gifts for All Women from Avon

Disclaimer: Avon provided us with these products to test, and as always, all ideas + expressions are ours 🙂 F-i-n-a-l-l-y a nail polish that does it all! Cristy tested Avon’s line of Gel Finish Nail Enamels and was amazed by the results. This wonder shines, works as a base coat & top coat, protects, strengthens (!!), […]

[Receta] Parfait tropical por la Chef Maria Katalina Velez

Receta por: Chef Maria Katalina Velez, propietaria de Mojitos Cuban Cuisine en Brooklyn, NY Descripción: El Parfait tropical es una explosión de sabores que puede contener pedazos de cake, frutas mixtas, salsa de chocolate y caramelo.  Es un postre que invita a los niños a ser creativos incluyendo sus frutas favoritas – y a la […]

[For Teens] 10 Google Plus+ Communities to Share Jokes, Get Inspired and Make New Friends

This Google+ community list was curated by Los Tweens & Teens based on  positive influence and community engagement. 1. Teens Only # of Members: 10,667 How they describe their community: “Here you will find Teenager funny pictures, Teenagers funny quotes, Teenagers funny memes and lots more. There are different names for this like Funny Teeagers, Funny […]

[Receta] Quesadilla cubana baja en grasa por Chef Maria Katalina Velez, propietaria de Mojitos Cuban Cuisine en Brooklyn

¿Qué es una quesadilla cubana? Tortilla de harina rellena de queso mozarella, yogurt natural, pico de gallo, queso cotija con plátano maduro y con opción a carne a la parrilla, carne molida guisada, pollo o vegetales. Perfecta para: cocinar junto tu adolescente como una cena rápida, para fiestas de cumpleaños y como antojitos (snacks). Porción: 3 personas Ingredientes: […]