2019/04/03
The Truth about Parenting Teenagers from a Teen Mom, teen mom, parenting teenagers, parenting teenage girls, raising teens

The Truth about Parenting Teenagers from a Teen Mom

Ok folks, this is not a drill. We are in full teen mom mode. We’re over here parenting teenage girls. Well, a champion eye roller tween […]
2019/03/28
tweens, teens, Teen Girls Rebel when Teen Boys Rated Female Classmates on Looks, Teen Boys Rated Female Classmates on Looks, teen girls rebel, girls fight rape culture, #MeToo, Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School

Teen Girls Rebel when Teen Boys Rated Female Classmates on Looks

You’ve heard of burn books? We all have. I remember in high school they were called slam books; same difference. Same jerky idea, different decade. Well, […]
2019/02/18
slut shaming, sexting, misogyny, shaved, Mean girls, raising girls, hair, shaving, waxing, self-esteem

Raising Teen Girls to Survive Misogyny, Sexting and Slut Shaming

The things we have to talk to our children and teens about these days is intense. I never remember my mom talking to me directly about […]
2018/06/27
tips for raising teenage girls, teenage girls, Signature swing park, Boston

Tips for Raising Teenage Girls and Not Damaging Your Relationship Part 3

It’s summertime and I’ve been spending a lot of time in close quarters with my tween and teenage girls. Not going to lie, being present all […]
2018/06/07
teenage girls, teens, raising girls, meghan trainor, mom, raising teens

That Day My Teenage Girl Told Me How She Really Felt

Teenage girls get a bad rap. They are painted as moody, bitchy, argumentative creatures who are just plain mean, even cruel at times and above all […]
2015/06/30
parenting misconceptions, parenting, tweens, toddlers

Toddlers are A**holes and Other Parenting Misconceptions

There are a lot of parenting misconceptions out there. Those parenting books don’t tell you the truth about what it’s really like to parent a living, […]
2012/03/08
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Throat Punch Thursday~ Am I Ugly Edition

Am I Ugly? Teen Girls are asking the world, “Am I Ugly?” ~ This is a recipe for disaster. As if the media is not already […]