Parenting Teens

The 10 Most Popular Things for Teens in 2019, According to Fuse Marketing Agency

Fuse, a marketing agency specializing in reaching teens and young adults, has released a new report on teens. At the start of a new year, it’s valuable for marketers to consider what is most popular with teens. So to kick the year off, Fuse asked 1,000 about their favorite things. 1.Social Media: Snapchat appears to be […]

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. […]

[Shopping] 50 Cute & Chic Halloween T-Shirts for Moms & Teens You Can Buy Online

You are probably the mom who want to be a good sport and show you are a cool mom that loves wearing costumes, but deep inside you wish you moms could be exempt from dressing up. Pretend no more and reach a happy medium with a chic & cute halloween t-shirt that you can easily […]

[Video] Three Eye-Opening Truths on Causes and Effects of Stress on Teens

Developed in collaboration with award-winning journalist Soledad O’Brien and her media production company, Starfish Media Group, the Teens and Stress video series published last year documents the experience of teens, as well as the efforts of educators, influencers and administrators to reduce the record levels of stress impacting kids in schools and homes across America. […]

[Video] 3 Tips to Get Teens & Tweens Back to Sleep During Daylight Saving Time

Half of all American parents say Daylight Saving Time (DST) affects their kids and more than one-quarter (29%) report it’s more difficult to get children to sleep after the time change, according to a new survey from the Better Sleep Council, the nonprofit consumer education arm of the International Sleep Products Association. Of those parents […]

[Video] 10-Day Community Service Summer Program for Teens in Washington, DC

A leader in teen tours, 360° Student Travel by Westcoast Connection, and the American Red Cross have created a brand licensing partnership to launch a new one-of-a-kind summer program in Washington, D.C., that gives teens the opportunity to volunteer in ways that make a real difference. Teenagers will be able to turn compassion into action, […]

[Video] Watch the Trailer of the New Star Wars Movie: Rogue One

From Lucasfilm comes the first of the Star Wars standalone films, ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY, an all-new epic adventure. In a time of conflict, a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire’s ultimate weapon of destruction. This key event in the Star Wars timeline brings together ordinary […]

[Video] New App Give Parents New Way To Start Conversations With Tweens And Teens

Social media is a mainstay in the life of many 5th grade to high school-age kids, and with that comes the importance of understanding digital responsibility. That’s why a group of parents with technology, digital and media backgrounds have created DijiWise, an easy-to-use mobile app that keeps parents connected with their kids’ social media activity […]

[Shopping] 50 Unique Backpacks for the Cool Tween or Teen Girl

We strongly believe book bags should help you make a fashion statement. The fact that they are carried e v e r y  single day of the school year is reason enough to make a conscious choice of which one will accompany you throughout two half years. Agree? We have curate the most beautiful and […]

[Ask Lina] [Video] These Are the Most Popular Questions Teens Ask About Sex

In this special post, Lina interviews Gabriela, Board Certified Sex Therapist in Miami, who performs sex talks for local high schools. Over lunch one day, she shared with Lina the top questions she repeately gets from teens in these talks and Lina thought it would be great if YOU, the parent or mentor, knew what […]

[Shopping] 20 Coloring Books to Inspire Relaxation & Creativity for Tweens & Teens

Did you know that adult coloring books is a THING now? Yes! And in comparison to the latest technology fads, like Pokemon GO, this trend is actually a calming one that’s VERY good for your mental health. According to clinical psychologist Ben Michaelis, coloring is a stress-free activity that relaxes the amygdala — the fear center […]

[Ask Lina] [Video] My teen was caught shoplifting…HELP!

“Ask Lina” is a special editorial series where we invite you to send us your parenting questions in the comments below and our teen & tween emotional expert, Lina Acosta Sandaal, gives you tips that will help you navigate these crucial “in-between years.” Last week, I received a call from a department store alerting me […]

PenguinTeen.com, the New Teen Book Lovers Website Launches with an Excerpt of “Spontaneous”

Penguin Young Readers just launched PenguinTeen.com, a dynamic and immersive new lifestyle site for teen book lovers. Visitors to PenguinTeen.com can expect to find: Exclusive news, excerpt and cover reveals. The site currently includes Aaron Starmer’s highly-buzzed Young Redears  debut, Spontaneous, which comes out August 30th. See excerpt HERE. Exclusive videos and written content on from authors […]