Teens Sitemap - Page 1 2016-09-26

High School Graduation Gift Guide
Looking for high school graduation gift ideas? Check out these gift suggestions.

Easy Dinner Recipes Your Teen Can Make
Have your teen cook the family dinner tonight with these recipe ideas for main courses and side dishes.

The Most Important Cellphone Rules for Teens
Cellphones can be a great tool or a big problem for teens. Establish clear cellphone rules that will help your teen develop healthy phone habits.

Easter Fun with Teens
Creating Easter treats together is a great way to spend quality time with a teen.

Raspberry-Lemon Easter Cake
This raspberry-lemon Easter cake is decorated with festive Easter candy and bunny-shaped sugar cookies.

Reese's Miniatures Easter Baskets Craft
These Reese's miniature Easter baskets are a fun to create and delicious to eat.

Easter Fun with Teens
Creating Easter treats together is a great way to spend quality time with a teen.

Peanut Butter Bunnycakes Recipe
Peanut Butter Bunnycakes are a great Easter project for teens to make.

Hershey's Kisses Springtime Thumbprint Cookies Recipe
Create festive springtime thumbprint cookies with a a little food coloring and decorative sugar.

Giant Easter Egg Cookie
This giant Easter egg cookie can be decorated in a variety of ways.

Easter Bunny Cake
This Easter bunny cake is just as fun to make as it is to eat!

Hershey's Foil Egg Wreath Craft
This Easter wreath is made from Hershey's chocolate eggs.

Hummingbird Cupcakes
Hummingbird cupcakes - made with pecans, banana, and pineapple - make a wonderful spring treat.

Lemon Macaroon Chicks
These lemon macaroon chicks make a cute Easter treat.

Common Characteristics of a Bully
There are a variety of reasons kids become bullies. Here are the most common factors that influence teens to bully others.

Viva Las Vegas Party Theme Printable Invitation for Teens
This teen party invitation has playing cards, dice and chips for the Viva Las Vegas theme. Download for free here.

1950s Party Theme Printable Invitation for Teens
This teen party invitation has a fabulous 50s with teens at a soda shop for the 1950s theme. Download for free here.

1960s Party Theme Printable Invitation for Teens
This teen party invitation has a love and peace message with flowers for the 1960s theme. Download for free here.

Lights Camera Action Party Theme Printable Invitation for Teens
This teen party invitation has a a movie camera for the Lights! Camera! Action! theme. Download for free here.

Glam Cam Party Theme Printable Invitation for Teens
This teen party invitation has a makeup mirror and makeup for the Glam Cam theme. Download for free here.

Mystic Party Theme Printable Invitation for Teens
This teen party invitation has a crystal ball for the Mystic theme. Download for free here.

Jewerly Party Theme Printable Party Invitation
Printable jewelry party invitation that you can print out and use. Download for free here.

Under the Sea Party Theme Printable Invitation for Teens
This teen party invitation has a sea horse and sea shells for the Under the Sea theme. Download for free here.

Teen Party Printable Invitation 1920s Theme
This teen party invitation has a flapper dress with long pearls for the 1920s theme. Download for free here.

Mystery Murder-Mystery Party Theme Printable Invitation for Teens
This teen party invitation has a magnifying glass and finger prints for the Mystery or Murder Mystery theme. Download for free here.

Shopping Party Theme Printable Invitation for Teens
This teen party invitation has shopping bags for the Shopping theme. Download for free here.

Teen Mental Health: What Parents Need to Know
It's common for mental health problems to emerge during adolescence. Here's what you should be on the lookout for.

Tornado Science Fair Project Ideas
Project on Tornadoes. Resources for parents of teens who need science fair project ideas and information.

Teens Going to the Prom Tips for Parents
How to make the most of prom time for parents of teenagers. Teens who are going to the prom need to plan and budget. this areticle will help parents teach teens to plan for their prom.

Variations Blue Jean Christmas Stocking Craft
Simple sewing cute Christmas stocking craft for teens to make. Blue Jeans Crafts - Teen Crafts - Blue Jean Christmas Stocking Craft

Distress the Edges Blue Jean Christmas Stocking Craft
Simple sewing cute Christmas stocking craft for teens to make. Blue Jeans Crafts - Teen Crafts - Blue Jean Christmas Stocking Craft

Sew the Hanger Blue Jean Christmas Stocking Craft
Simple sewing cute Christmas stocking craft for teens to make. Blue Jeans Crafts - Teen Crafts - Blue Jean Christmas Stocking Craft

Decorate the Front Blue Jean Christmas Stocking Craft
Simple sewing cute Christmas stocking craft for teens to make. Blue Jeans Crafts - Teen Crafts - Blue Jean Christmas Stocking Craft

Blue Jean Christmas Stocking Craft
This is a simple, cute Christmas stocking craft for teens to make with a sewing machine.

Print Cut Out the Pattern and Sew Blue Jean Christmas Stocking Craft
Simple sewing cute Christmas stocking craft for teens to make. Blue Jeans Crafts - Teen Crafts - Blue Jean Christmas Stocking Craft

Blue Jean Christmas Stocking Craft
Simple sewing cute Christmas stocking craft for teens to make. Blue Jeans Crafts - Teen Crafts - Blue Jean Christmas Stocking Craft

How to Raise a Teen Who Won't Need to Move Back Home
Don't want your teen moving back into your basement until he's 30? Better teach him these skills that'll ensure he'll become an independent adult.

The Planet Saturn - Science Fair Project Ideas
Project on The Planet Saturn. Resources for parents of teens who need science fair project ideas and information.

Recipes for Kids and Teens
Collection of recipes for kids and teens, perfect for food ideas for families with older kids and teenagers; the index includes recipes that kids and teens will enjoy making and eating.

Science Fair Project Ideas for Middle and High School
Project on Volcanoes. Resources for parents of teens who need science fair project ideas and information.

Teen Games for Birthday Parties, Sleepovers, and More
Every great party for kids needs a great game. Explore our collection of fun, interactive party games teenagers will love at their birthday or sleepover.

Earthquakes Science Fair Ideas (Middle and High School)
Project on Earthquakes. Resources for parents of teens who need science fair project ideas and information.

15 Quick Nutritional Breakfast Ideas for Teens
Here are 15 quick and nutritious breakfast ideas for everyone, but especially kids and teens. Breakfast is still the most important meal of the day.

Science Fair Project Ideas: The World of Spiders
Spiders are an interesting topic for science fair projects and it is one that is sure to get attention! Explore ideas and resources for your project.

Sweet and Savory Pizza Recipes Kids Can Make Themselves
Here is a collection of pizza recipes kids can make themselves. Recipes include thin-crust, deep-dish, breakfast and dessert pizza.

Online Quizzes for Parents of Teens
Parenting quizzes that will help you learn a tip or two about parenting your teen. Take one of our many fun and informative parenting quizzes and check out the resources provided as well.

After School Snack Ideas and Recipes
Kids and teens get hungry after a full day at school and want an after school snack that not only will fill their bellies, but taste good too.

Should we leave our teen home alone?
FAQ for parents of teens We've heard our teen is planning a party in our home while we are going to be away. What should we do?

Own Money to Spend Family Vacations with Teens
Give your teen the responsibility of having his or her own money to spend.

Set the Rules Family Vacations with Teens
Set the rules and limits up before you leave.

Remember Me Time Family Vacations with Teens
Remember that this is your vacation too.

Let Teens Make Choices Family Vacations with Teens
Let your teen make some important choices. Article for parents of teens addressing issues for family vacations with your teenager.

Make Fun Memories Family Vacations with Teens
Enjoy your teen's company and create some fun memories.

Give your teen the responsibilities Family Vacations with Teens
Give your teen the responsibilities of his/her own personal items.

Let Teen Drive Family Vacations with Teens
Planning a road trip? Let your teen do some of the driving.

Keep the peace Family Vacations with Teens
Keep the peace. Teens.

Allow Friends Family Vacations with Teens
Let your teen bring a friend. Teens.

Separate at Times Family Vacations with Teens
Vacation separately, but together.

Carbon Monoxide Science Fair Project Ideas for Middle and High School
Studying carbon monoxide requires careful safety precautions. Here are some ideas for science projects on carbon monoxide including safety tips.

Bad Parenting Mistakes Parents Should Avoid
Bad parenting often comes from not knowing the right parenting skills you need to handle the situation your teen is in. Learn about parenting mistakes.

How Parents Can Help Teens with Procrastination
Everyone procrastinates, but sometimes your teen may need a little push to get things done. Learn how to help.

How to Prevent Your Teen From Being Late for School
If your teen has trouble getting up and out the door on time for school every day, these strategies will help him be more responsible.

What to Do When Your Tween Wants to Date
It's common for tweens to develop crushes. Here's how to respond if your tween wants to start dating.

Teens and Selfies: What Parents Need to Know
Selfies are the norm in today's teen culture. Parents need to know the potential dangers of teens taking selfies.

Movie Star Planet
Here are the finalists for Best Website for Teens in the Gaming and Virtual Worlds for our readers choice awards.

Top Gaming and Virtual Worlds for Teens
If you're wondering if there are any appropriate online games for teens, here are some of the top virtual worlds and gaming sites for teens to check out.

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Here are the finalists for Best Website for Teens in the Gaming and Virtual Worlds for our readers choice awards.

Best Website for Teens Gaming and Virtual Worlds for the Readers Choice Awards
Here are the finalists for Best Website for Teens in the Gaming and Virtual Worlds for our readers choice awards.

Best Website for Teens Gaming and Virtual Worlds for the Readers Choice Awards
Here are the finalists for Best Website for Teens in the Gaming and Virtual Worlds for our readers choice awards.

Peanut Butter Pumpkin Lollipop Cookies
Combine chocolate and peanut butter to create these delicious cookies on a stick.

Trick or Treats Monster Cupcakes
Get your teen to help you create these Halloween monster cupcakes.

Halloween Cookies on a Stick
Halloween cookies on a stick will entertain party-going teens.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Frankensteins
Chocolate Chip Cookie Frankensteins are a festive Halloween snack.

Spooky and Spectacular Halloween Recipes for Teens
If you're having a Halloween Party for a group of teens and kids, these spooky recipes make great treats.

Chocolate Truffle Spiders
These easy-to-make Chocolate Truffle Spiders make a great Halloween party treat.

Kit Kat Witch's Fingers Recipe
These adorable witch's fingers are made from Kit Kat bars.

Graveyard Pumpkin Patch Cake
The Graveyard Pumpkin Patch Cake is a lot of fun to make - and eat.

Mini Caramel Apples
Mini caramel apples make a great treat for a large crowd.

Tombstone Brownies
These tombstone brownies make a great Halloween dessert.

Haunted Cookie Cups
Haunted Cookie Cups are really easy to make and a lot of fun to eat!

Freaky Halloween Cake and Pudding Cups
Fill some clear plastic cups with cake and pudding to create these Halloween Cake and Pudding Cups.

St. Patrick's Day Fun with Teens
If you're having a St. Patrick's Day party or just like themed activities, check out these St. Patrick's Day crafts and recipes that are perfect for teens.

St. Patrick's Day Green Velvet Layer Cake
This green velvet layer cake makes a delicious St. Patrick's Day treat.

St. Patrick's Day Green Velvet Cupcake Shamrocks
Turn these green velvet cupcakes into shamrock shapes and they're sure to be a St. Patrick's Day hit.

Nicole Crafts Shamrock Pot of Gold
Just a few basic craft materials and a little creativity can help your teen create a beautiful shamrock in a pot of gold.

St. Patrick's Day Lime Poke Cake
Lime cake with whipped cream topping makes a great St. Patrick's Day dessert.

St. Patrick's Day Mint Shakes
Turn plain vanilla ice cream into a festive St. Patrick's Day mint milkshake.

Lily Shamrock Dishcloth
Teens who know how to crochet can create a beautiful shamrock dishcloth for St. Patrick's Day.

Shamrock and Pot of Gold Cupcakes
Teens who love decorating cakes will enjoy making these shamrock and pot of gold cupcakes.

Fun Nail Art Designs for Teens
Nail art is a fun activity to do with friends or with mom if she is adventurous. Here are some articles and videos on how to do specific designs.

Valentine's Day Fun for Teens: Gifts, Crafts, and Food
Looking for a special way to celebrate Valentine's Day with your teen? Check out these gift ideas, craft projects, and baking suggestions.

Unusual Summer Camps for Teens
These summer camps offer teens unique and unusual opportunities, which include a community service camp, a stunt camp, and more.

The Facts About Methamphetamine (Meth) Use Among Teens
Crystal meth has been a drug prevalent in the U.S. in recent years. Here are the facts and statistics on teen methamphetamine use and dangers.

Eco-Friendly DIY Crafts for Teens
Old t-shirts, empty plastic bottles, and other household items can easily be turned into eco-friendly craft projects for teens.

What to Do When Your Teen Wants to be a Vegetarian
If your teen actually wants to eat vegetables, find ways to support her efforts in being a vegetarian.

7 Signs Your Teen Is in an Unhealthy Relationship
Be on the lookout for red flags that indicate your teen's romantic relationship isn't healthy. You may need to intervene to prevent long-term harm.

Top 4 Superfoods Teens Should Eat
Make sure your teen's diet includes these superfoods that help bones and muscles stay strong.

5 Reasons Your Teen Should Take Up Gardening
Whether it's plants or vegetables, gardening has some surprising benefits for teenagers.

How Teens Use Technology to Cheat at School
Is your teen cheating at school? Educate yourself about the creative ways teens are turning to technology to cheat on their on their school work.

You Might Be Enabling Your Troubled Teen
Parents may unknowingly contribute to the difficulties their troubled teen is having by enabling their behavior. Learn why enabling is harmful.

Parenting Teens: The Back to School To-Do List
The beginning of a new school year is busy and this printable checklist will help you and your teen prepare for that first day of class.

What Parents Can Do to Help Teens Cope With Anger
Many teens become troubled because of an inability to appropriately discharge feelings of intense anger. Expressions of anger can have consequences.

What Does "Dysfunctional" Mean?


Win Power Struggles with Your Teen By Not Fighting
Avoid power struggles with your teen by keeping peace in your parenting methods. Learning how to get better behavior by keeping your composure.

Purging: Eating Disorder Behaviors Defined
Know what to look for to protect and prevent your teen from purging behavior, one of various behaviors used by teens suffering with eating disorders.

Pro-Ana and Pro-Mia Bracelets, How to Protect Your Teen
What parents need to know about pro-ana and pro-mia bracelets worn by troubled teens and what they mean for those suffering with an eating disorder.

The Risks of Party Drugs
Party drugs or club drugs present serious dangers and come with many evocative names parents may not recognize. Here are some parents should know.

Active listening Communication Skills for Parents
Learn more about active listening communication skills for parents to learn for talking to their teens.

Teen Daughter's Irregular Period
Teen Daughters Irregular Period - Her daughter's period is irregular, is that normal?

How to Address Graduation Announcements
Learn the proper way to assemble and address formal high school and college graduation announcements and find etiquette tips for sending them.

How Can I Help My Overweight Teenager?
As a parent, it can be a struggle to know how to help your overweight teenager. Learn how to encourage a positive self-image and healthy lifestyle.

14-Year-Old Teen and Compulsive Lying
A question has come in from a reader concerned about his 14-year-old lying on a regular basis about things large and small. What's a parent to do?

Teen Daughter Doesn't Want to Live at Home
A reader wants to know what she can do about her 14-year-old daughter who doesn't want to live at home anymore. See the advice the expert gives.

Bill Cosby - Bio of The World's Most Beloved Father
Bill Cosby is a man of many talents. Many Americans know him as a father figure and his comedy is renowned as family-friendly and side-splitting.

10 Tips for Parents Chaperoning a Prom
Chaperoning a prom is a fun and challenging task that many parents enjoy. Find 10 useful tips to prepare for the night and be the best chaperone ever.

What is the Prom Promise?
The prom promise is an anti-drinking campaign associated with high school proms that some parents require before giving permission to attend.

What Parents Need to Know About Teens and the Internet
The internet can be a useful and dangerous tool. Here's what parents need to know about teens and internet usage.

What Every Parent Needs to know About Concussions
As teenagers grow older, their sports and recreation activities get a little more rough, and they put themselves at risk of getting a concussion.

When Your Teen Starts To Date Seriously
Teens and Dating: How to set ground rules that will keep parents happy and teens safe.

How Much Should Teens Pay for Room and Board?
If your teen or young adult is not going to college but still living at home, you may be wondering about charging room and board. Find one strategy here.

Harry Potter Quiz for Book 7 the Deathly Hallows
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Book 7 Trivia Quiz for parents, teens and fans of the Harry Potter books.

Your Complete Guide to Parenting a 16-Year-Old
Parenting a 16-year-old requires a delicate balance between freedom and guidance.

Dads and Daughters Traveling Together
Should fathers be concerned about traveling with their teenage daughters? It is a common question and here are some tips for those vacations.

Parenting Quiz Do you spend enough time with your teen?
Do you spend enough time with your teen? Take this quiz to find out!

How to Prepare Your Teen for a Job Interview
Teens often need help preparing for a job interview. Follow these strategies to ensure your teen will feel ready.

How to Help Your Teen Find a Job
These are some of the best ways to help your teen begin the job hunting process.

Top 10 Fun Activities for Teens to do This Fall
With school well underway, teens can keep themselves busy with these fun fall activities.

How to Cope With the Sudden Death of a Child
Parents who have to cope with the sudden death of a child are dealing with immeasurable grief. Find tips to help the family cope with such a loss.

10 Reasons to Give Your Teen Why Lying Is Wrong
Make sure your teen understands there's no such thing as a little lie. Explain the consequences that stem from dishonesty.

9 Quick and Healthy Breakfast Ideas for Teens
Whether you have 10 minutes or 1 minute, there's always time to ensure your teen has a healthy breakfast before school.

Could Your Teen Actually Become Addicted to the Internet?
Find out how to recognize if your teen might actually have an internet addiction.

Top 10 Struggles for Today's Teenagers
Teens face a lot of uphill battles from cyberbullying to sex. Here are some of the biggest issues teens face today, and how you can help.

10 Life Skills Teens Need to be Successful in College
Math and reading skills will only take your teen so far in college. To be successful in higher education, make sure your teen also has these skills.

Alternatives to College that Might be Right for a Teen
Learn what alternatives exist for teens who aren't interested in going to college. These include earning certifications, joining the military, and more.

SWAPS for Girl Scouts
Girls Scout Craft called SWAPS. SWAPs are pins that girl scouts make to trade with each other.

Halloween Recipes for Kids and Teens
Halloween recipes you can use for Halloween parties or snacks for Halloween day. This is an original collection of Halloween recipes for kids by parents who really want to enjoy the holiday.

5 Great Gift Ideas for Mom from Teens
Looking for some gift ideas for mom this Mother's Day or birthday? Here are some easy gift ideas for the kids to give mom on her special day.

Science Fair Project Types and Ideas
Explanation of the five types of science fair projects as a resource for parents of teens who need science fair project ideas and information.

My Teen is Thinking of Joining the Military
What should parents do when their teen wants to join the military? Don't panic, listen and follow these tips for talking to your child and the recruiter.

Masturbation Myths for Teenagers
Myths about self-stimulation​ and sex. Some are very old masturbation myths that you may have heard when you were a teen, others are newer.

Irregular Periods in Teens: What You Both Need to Know
Article for parents on what amenorrhea means for the health of your daughter. What you and your teen should know about irregular periods in teenagers.

Opening Up the Lines of Communication
Opening up the lines of communication is an important way to communicate with your teenager. Learn how you can acquire this skill.

What To Do When Your Teen Is Being Rude
Do you have a problem with your teen being rude? Here are some tips for parents on what to do about rude teens and how to prevent rude behaviors.

Halloween Party Ideas for Teens
If you're planning to host a Halloween party for teens, check out these party tips and ideas that will make it a celebration to remember.

What is the Girl Scouts of Japan?
The Girl Scouts of Japan is part of the international organization. Learn about its history and find projects related to Japan for all Girl Scouts.

Five Reasons You Should Throw a Party with Your Teen
Here's why to throw a party with your teenager that you'll both enjoy.

Dessert Recipes for Kids
Delicious family dessert recipes for kids and teens. Part of out large collection of recipes for kids.

Snack Recipes for Kids and Teens
Collection of snack recipes for Kids and Teens, includes healthy snacks, easy to make snacks and fun snacks for your party table.

How to Deal with a Teenage Picky Eater
Many kids don't outgrow their picky eating habits. Here's how to deal with a teenage picky eater.

Encourage Your Teen Daughter to Do Breast Self Exams
Moms should encourage their teen daughters to start doing breast self-exams. Here's why -- and how..

10 Signs Your Stressed Teen Is at Risk of Burning Out
Teens can feel as much stress as adults but not always know how to best deal with stressors, leading to burnout—Learn how you can help your teen cope.

Tips to Help Parents Teach Teens Responsibility
Parents need to set expectations to teach teens responsibility. Simple expectations such as assigning chores and having teens manage allowances help.

High School Graduation Gift Ideas and Tips
Here are some awesome gift ideas and tips for the for high school graduate. The gift suggestions are listed by price from $50 to $250 and beyond.

High School Graduation Day Planner
High school graduations can be stressful for parents and it begins at the start of senior year. Explore this planner to make sure you get everything done.

Questions Before the Graduation Party
Article for graduation planning Questions to Ask Your Teen Before the Graduation Party.

Graduation Party Planner: Who Should Be Invited
Graduation parties can be big or small and narrowing down the invitation list can be a challenge. Consider these four factors when deciding who to invite.

How Parents Can Keep Up with Teen Fads and Trends
Teens are often the first group of people to catch and follow the latest trends in today's culture. When is it a fad and how can parents keep up?

What Is a Henna Tattoo? Is It Safe for My Teen?
Does your teen want a henna tattoo? Here's are the dangers you should know about before you say yes.

Teens Who watch a Lot of Television with Sexual Content Have Sex Sooner
Teens who watch large amounts of television containing sexual content are twice as likely to begin engaging in sexual intercourse in the following year as their peers who watch little such TV, according to a RAND Corporation study issued today.

My Teenage Daughter is Dating an Older Boy
Should you allow your teenage daughter to date an older boy? It is a question facing many parents, find advice for approaching this tricky situation.

Girl Scouts in France and French Activities for Scouts
Young women and girls enjoy scouting and France has a scouting organization. Learn about French scouting and themed projects for all Girl Scouts.

Tips to Becoming a Straight-A Student
Becoming an A student is more about how you organize your time and effort, and less about what you learn. Use these strategies for success.

How to Make a Gym Teacher Halloween Costume
The gym teacher costume is a fun choice for a Halloween party. It is an easy costume for teens and adults and the character can be serious or hilarious.

Make an Emergency Contact Sheet - Emergency Info Form
If your teen is staying home alone, prevent a disaster by making an emergency contact sheet. Learn what to include in your emergency info form.

Tips to Keep Your Teen From Getting Bored This Summer
Article for parents of teens, Keep Your Teen from Getting Bored this Summer by Organizing Their Time.

Summer Activities for Teens Week One
First week of summer activities for teens - 12 week series.

Teen Birthday Party Fun: "I Challenge You To..." Game
A fun party game that let's teenagers take control, the

7 Tips for Getting Teenagers to Read in the Digital Age
These tips can help you get your teen to put down the digital devices and pick up a book.

Why Teens Should Receive an Allowance
How to determine what a teen should receive as an allowance, and guidelines for supervising their spending to give them responsibility.

How Common Is Teen Pregnancy and How Can We Prevent It?
How common is teen pregnancy? Here are some recent statistics and information on how you can help prevent teenage pregnancies by talking to teens about sex.

Money Mistakes Teens Make and How Parents Can Help Prevent Them
Here are a few classic money mistakes teenagers and other first-time buyers make, and how to avoid them.

Nail Polish Gift Basket for Teens
A DIY nail polish basket for teens is an easy, thoughtful gift idea.

A Teen Slang Dictionary for Parents
A dictionary of teen slang. Explore the most popular words teenagers are using today and learn how to translate and keep up with your kids' language.

Lights, Camera, Action Birthday Party Theme for Teens
For teens who love movies, a Lights Camera Action Hollywood themed party is not too hard to plan.

Shop til You Drop Birthday Party Theme for Teens
Throw your teenage daughter a 'Shop 'til you drop' birthday party at the mall. It is a fun idea that most teen girls will love and remember for years!

Sports-Themed Birthday Party for Teens
A sports-themed party can score big with sports-loving tweens and teenagers. Here are a few ideas to get your game face on.

Teen and Teenager Definition for Parents
Teenagers are young adults and this is a time of transition. Teens will deal with physical and emotional changes and learn new responsibilities.

How to Keep Your Marriage Strong When Parenting a Teen
Parenting a teen can take a toll on your marriage, if you're not careful.

Signs of Depression in Teens
Teen depression, what are the signs? How do I know if my teen is depressed? A resource for parents you think their teen may be depressed, a listing of the signs of teen depression.

How to Raise a Drug-Free Teen
Articles, quizzes and resources to help parents raise drug-free kids and teens.

Afterschool Snack Ideas for Teens
Serve up healthy, but filling snacks that your teen will actually want to eat.

Who Should Consider an Alternative High School?
Not every teenager excels in the traditional public school setting. Explore the benefits of alternative high schools and if it is right for your teen.

Warning Signs of a Teen Abusing K2
K2, also known as Spice and synthetic marijuana, is a mixture of dried plants sprayed with dangerous synthetic chemicals growing popular with teens.

7 Ways to Put an End to a Teen's Sense of Entitlement
Take a proactive approach to raising a teen with a sense of gratitude rather than entitlement.

How to Teach Time Management Skills to Teens
These strategies can help your teen learn essential time management skills, which will serve her well throughout her life.

9 Ways to Foster Gratitude in Teenagers
Grateful teens experience a multitude of benefits that extend into adulthood. Proactively foster your teen's grateful outlook.

The Grief and Fear Associated With Letting Go of Teens
Raising healthy teens means allowing for plenty of freedom. Sometimes, the pain of letting go takes an emotional toll on parents.

8 Activities that Strengthen Parent/Teen Bonds
There are plenty of ways to bond with your teen without having heart-to-heart conversations.

Tips for Making a Move Easier on Kids
Moving isn't easy for anyone, but can be especially tough for young kids and teenagers. Here are a few tips to ease the transition.

Family Quotes and Proverbs for Parents
Family quotes that parents can use to amuse or to seem wise to their teens. Discover fun sayings about family life and share them in cards or notes.

How Much Privacy Does Your Teen Need?
Balancing your responsibilities as a parent with the privacy and independence needs of a teen can be a challenge. Here are some tips to help you.

6 Ways to Teach Teens Budgeting Skills
Most parents don't spend time teaching teens how to budget. Find out how you can help your teen understanding budgeting basics.

6 Strategies for Raising a Kind and Caring Teen
Raising teens who care about other people requires extra effort and attention in today's modern world.

The 12 Biggest Dangers that Lead to Teen Car Crashes
These 12 hazards increase the likelihood of teens being involved in a fatal car crash. It's important for parents to reduce a teen's risk.

How to Use Discipline to Teach Your Teen Life Lessons
Find out how to use discipline to teach your teen valuable life lessons.

Host a Backyard Camping Sleepover for Teens
The backyard campout is always a fun time for teenagers and it is an easy party idea. Learn how to host a safe camping sleepover that teens will enjoy.

How to Know When Your Teen Is Ready for More Freedom
Sometimes it's hard to know when your teen is ready for more freedom. Here are some ways you can tell he can handle more independence.

What to Do if Your Teen Refuses to Go to Counseling
Teens with mental health issues and behavior problems often aren't interested in counseling. But when a teen doesn't want treatment, parents still have options.

Pick Your Battles with Your Teen Wisely
Find out how to choose your battles with your teen when your addressing behavior problems.

Conflict with Teachers Can Lead to School Shootings
Research reveals student-teacher relationships may play a role in school shootings.

When You Tired of Your Troubled Teen
Are you tired of your troubled teen? Raising a teen is exhausting. Here are parenting tips to combat fatigue from dealing with troubled teens.

Clinical Intervention Mental Health Definition
Clinical intervention describes numerous professional methods designed to help teens who are having problems they can't handle on their own.

Drama Therapy for Troubled Teens
Creative therapies, such as drama therapy, are a unique way to deal with problems, interact with others, express yourself, set goals and gain confidence.

Parenting Tips: Writing Therapy for Troubled Teens
Writing therapy can help troubled teens heal and overcome emotional problems by helping them clarify what they are feeling and identify ways to cope.

What Does "Rule Out" Mean?
The term

How to Deal Compassionately With Your Troubled Teen
Parenting a troubled teen from a place of compassion often yields positive results for teens as well as parents. Learn how to take a compassionate approach.

Reasons Why Parents Should Not Use Scare Tactics
Article and resources for communicating with teens without using scare tactics. Read about the reasons to not discipline in this way.

What Is Pathological Behavior in a Teen?
You may hear the term pathology from both medical and mental health professionals. Learn the different meanings and what pathological behavior is.

Hijacked by Your Troubled Teen? Stop Power Struggles
Do you feel manipulated or intimidated by your troubled teen? Has your teen seized control of your family and upended your parenting? Here's how to deal.

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Fun Fall Activities for Your Teen to Do This Fall
Explore this 12-week series of fun activities to keep your teen busy through fall. They will learn recipes and useful skills and get out and have fun!

Teenage Acne Facts
Fast facts about how parents can help teen deal with acne, how common teen acne is and why some teen get away with one pimple a month while other teens get severe cases.

Teach Your Teen the Responsibilities of Citizenship
Children and teens of peaceful areas sometimes grow up seemingly oblivious to what being a citizen means. The responsibilities of citizenship are important to teach teens, get tips on how to do that here.

14 Good Manners to Teach Your Teenager
Teaching teens manners isn't a once and done thing, it takes a lifetime of consistency. Use our helpful strategies to teach your teens manners.

Money Skills Every Teen Needs to Be Independent
Teens need independent living skills to be successful as adults. Here is some advice for parents to teach their older teens and young adults money skills.

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Book 1 of Harry Potter Trivia Quiz
Trivia quiz for book 1, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Book 2 Trivia Quiz
Trivia quiz for book 2, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Book 3 Trivia Quiz
Trivia quiz for book 3, Harry Potter and The Prisoner of Azkaban

Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire Book 4 Trivia Quiz Game
Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire Trivia Quiz Game for book 4, enjoy our questions and see if you can answer them correctly.

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Trivia Quiz
Trivia quiz for book 5, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Parenting Quiz - Are you a pushover parent?
Are you a pushover parent? Take this quiz to find out!

Teen Jobs - Is Your Teen Ready to Get a Job Quiz


Tourette's Syndrome in Teens
Tourette's Syndrome is a neurological disorder characterized by involuntary motor and verbal 'tics' that begin between the ages of 5 and 18.

How to Recognize Oppositional Defiant Disorder in Teens
Parenting a teen with oppositional defiant disorder creates quite a challenge. But symptoms can improve when you get the right help.

The Best Chores to Assign Your Teen
If you're not sure what types of chores to assign your teen, check out these daily, weekly, and monthly chore suggestions.

What is Self-esteem? How Can My Teen Get It?
What is Self-esteem? How Can My Teen Get It? How to build your teens self-esteem is a 4-day e-course online or through email, for parents of teens.

Social and Emotional Development: Your 15-Year-Old Teen
Fifteen-year-old teens often want more independence than they're equipped to handle. Here's what you should know about this phase of adolescence.

What to Expect From Your 13-Year-Old
Kids experience a lot of rapid change during early adolescence. Here's what you might expect when you're raising a 13-year-old.

Animal Print Free Printable Cards Birthday
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use, Animal Print.

Happy Colors Printable Birthday Cards
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use, Happy Colors.

Blue Swirls Printable Birthday Cards
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use, Blue Swirls.

In Denim Printable Birthday Cards
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use, In Denim.

Black and White Stars Printable Birthday Cards
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use, Black and White Stars.

Pink Flowers Printable Birthday Cards
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use, Pink Flowers.

Blue Silky Printable Birthday Cards
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use, Blue Silky.

Funky Purple Printable Birthday Cards
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use, Funky Purple.

Simple Beige Printable Birthday Cards
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use, Simple Beige.

Strawberry Lemonade Printable Birthday Cards
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use, Strawberry Lemonaide.

Notebook Paper Card Printable Birthday Cards
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use, Notebook Paper Card.

Candles Printable Birthday Cards
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use, Birthday Candles.

Balloon Animals Printable Birthday Cards
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use, Balloon Animals.

Black and White Artistic Printable Birthday Cards
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use, Black and White Artistic.

Colored Artistic Balloons and Hat Free Printable Cards Birthday
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use Colored Artistic Balloons and Hat.

Balloons and Confetti Printable Birthday Cards
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use, Balloons and Confetti.

Purple Swirls Printable Birthday Cards
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use, Purple Swirls.

Starfish Printable Birthday Cards
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use, Starfish.

Butterfly Printable Birthday Cards
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use, Butterfly.

Denim and Daisies Printable Birthday Cards
Free printable birthday cards that you can print out and use, Denim and Daisies.

Summer Reading List for Teens
A book list your teen can use to find a good read for their summer break. Parents can appreciate being able to check out what todays teens are reading.

6 Great Devotionals and Bibles for Teen Boys
Christian teen boys can benefit from a devotional or Bible that as geared toward young men of his age. Explore popular titles that make great gifts.

Youth Violence - Causes and Explanations
The more parents understand about the causes of youth violence the better prepared they will be to deal with the issue of having an aggressive teen.

Photosynthesis Science Fair Project Ideas
Project on Photosynthesis. Resources for parents of teens who need science fair project ideas and information.

Graduation Party Planner Pick a Date for the Party
How to pick a date for your teen's graduation party that the most people will be able to attend.

Print out the heart bookmark template
Fun craft for teens to do. Decoupaging is easy for older kids and teens, this heart bookmark craft can be made for Valentines Day or shared with friends.

No Future Plans School Issues Parents of Teens Face And What to Do About Them
Parents of teens have to deal with problems at their teens school, here you will find tips and advice on how to deal with: Your teen lacks direction, not isn’t thinking about their future – at all.

How to Make a "Love You" Valentine's Handmade Card
Step by step instructions for making a Love You card for Valentine's Day for that special someone.

Gather your supplies
Step by step instructions for making a card, Love You. Homemade Valentine card ideas.

Print out the base card
Step by step instructions for making a card, Love You. Homemade Valentine card ideas.

Cut Vellum
Step by step instructions for making a card, Love You. Homemade Valentine card ideas.

Attach Vellum
Step by step instructions for making a card, Love You. Homemade Valentine card ideas.

Attach Heart Punchie
Step by step instructions for making a card, Love You. Homemade Valentine card ideas.

Finishing Touches and Enjoy
Step by step instructions for making a card, Love You. Homemade Valentine card ideas.

Graduation Recipes Cupcakes
Recipe for your graduation day parties. Part of a graduation party planner.

Summer Activities for Teens Week Two
Second week of summer activities for teens - 12 week series.

Top Teen Attractions for Disney World Resort Florida
These attractions were chosen as the top teen attractions for Disney World by our teens.

How Parents of High School Students Can Prevent Senioritis
Senioritis has been known to infect even the best of teens. If you have a teen who is a senior this school year, you can prevent the worse of this illness by using these parenting tips.

Graduation Party Recipes for Fun Grad Food
Graduation party recipes for your teen's graduation party. These themed graduation recipes will work for all types of graduation parties and picnics.

Free Printable Slumber Party Invitations Pink and Mint Pillow
Free printable slumber party invitations that you can print out and use for slumber parties.

Free Printable Slumber Party Invitations Pink and Mint Pillow
Free printable slumber party invitations that you can print out and use for slumber parties.

Free Printable Slumber Party Invitations Pink Pajamas
Free printable slumber party invitations that you can print out and use for slumber parties.

Free Printable Slumber Party Invitations Blue Pajamas
Free printable slumber party invitations that you can print out and use for slumber parties.

Falling Hearts Free Printable Valentines Day Party Invitations
Free printable Valentines Day party invitations that you can print out and use for Valentines Day parties.

Red Hearts Free Printable Valentines Day Party Invitations
Free printable Valentines Day party invitations that you can print out and use for Valentines Day parties.

Cupid's Arrows Free Printable Valentines Day Party Invitations
Free printable Valentines Day party invitations that you can print out and use for Valentines Day parties.

Double Heart Free Printable Valentines Day Party Invitations
Free printable Valentines Day party invitations that you can print out and use for Valentines Day parties.

Free Printable Slumber Party Invitations No Sleep!
Free printable slumber party invitations that you can print out and use for slumber parties.

Candy Hearts Free Printable Valentines Day Party Invitations
Free printable Valentines Day party invitations that you can print out and use for Valentines Day parties.

Make a Christmas Soda Bottle Gift
How to make a soda bottle gift, gift ideas for teens. Soda Bottle Gift Ideas - Make Soda Bottle Gift

Make a Special Occasion Soda Bottle Craft
This cute project is easy to make, and is a modern twist on the old

Make your cut into the bottle
How to make a soda bottle gift, gift ideas for teens. Soda Bottle Gift Ideas - Make Soda Bottle Gift

10 Reasons Troubled Teens Resist Treatment
This can be one of the most difficult troubled teen situations parents have to navigate. How do you deal with a teen who exhibits problems that would likely improve from participating in treatment – but who refuse to try therapy? Understanding your teen’s resistance to therapy is the first step in helping and supporting your teen to get the help they need.

Be Your Teens Parent Not Their Friend
It is easy to get stuck when raising your teen in a number of pitfalls, but I find the being a friend pitfall the hardest to avoid. I'm sure you can relate... As a parent, you have a responsibility to perform your parental role for your teen. It is your responsibility to help them learn life skills, keep them safe and secure. Learn more here.

Pretty Little Liars TV Show Guide for Parents of Teens
Pretty Little Liars television show guide for parents of teens including premise, talking points, and internet resources.

Science Fair Project Ideas Demonstrating Hydro Power
High school science fair project idea on hydropower and how to use it. Resources for parents of teens who need science fair project ideas and information.

Parents Guide to Teen Depression
Parents, if your think your teen may have depression or you know that your teen has depression, this guide will help you understand the problems facing your teen and give you advice on what to do.

Social and Emotional Development Teens Ages 13 to 18
Adolescence is filled with growth and change. Here's how you can see if your teen's social and emotional development is on track.

Anabolic Steroids Statistics Teen Drug Use Facts
Anabolic Steroids statistics on teens using steroids and more facts about this growing teen drug abuse problem.

Anabolic Steroids Statistics Teen Drug Use Facts
Anabolic Steroids statistics on teens using steroids and more facts about this growing teen drug abuse problem.

Cocaine and Crack Statistics Teen Drug Use Facts
Cocaine and crack statistics on teens snorting cocaine and more facts about this growing teen drug abuse problem.

Facts and Figures: Anabolic Steroid Use in Teens
Teen use of Anabolic steroids remain stable after a progressive decline since the start of the 2000s. Learn the facts and and what they mean for you.

Drug Use Among Teens: Cocaine and Crack Statistics
Cocaine and crack use among teens has been in a steady decline. Explore the interesting statistics from national studies that follow drug abuse trends.

Cocaine and Crack Statistics Teen Drug Use Facts
Cocaine and crack statistics on teens snorting cocaine and more facts about this growing teen drug abuse problem.

4 Great Books About Mother Daughter Relationships
The relationship of a mother and daughter is important and it can often be filled with problems. Find the best books with practical advice for moms.

Make the fastener and variations
Step by step directions to make this teen snake knot bracelet that can be used as an activity for friends, fundraisers, camping trips and more.

Snake Knot Bracelet Step-by-Step
Step by step directions to make this snake knot bracelet that can be used as an activity for friends, fundraisers, camping trips and more.

Snake Knot Bracelet Craft Projects for Teens
Step by step directions to make this teen snake knot bracelet that can be used as an activity for friends, fundraisers, camping trips and more.

Snake Knot Bracelet Craft Projects for Teens
Step by step directions to make this teen snake knot bracelet that can be used as an activity for friends, fundraisers, camping trips and more.

Easter Basket Ideas for Teenagers
Easter baskets are fun, but what do you give a teenager? Explore over 100 ideas that are perfect for boys and girls and fun gifts any teen would love.

Teaching Transportation to Teens
One life skill that teens need to learn to become independent is transportation, or getting from Point A to Point B.

Teen Drug Use Warning Signs and Advice
Teen drug use warning signs for parents who think their teens may be using drugs.

Tips for Getting Teenagers into a Morning Routine
You can have a less-stressful morning routine with your teenager by following a few simple steps.

Heading Back to School Tips for Teens and Parents
Getting your teen and your family ready for back-to-school requires a little planning, but pays off in the long run.

Teen New Years Eve Party Planner
Party planner for parents of teens, article and resources - Teen New Year'ss Eve Party Planner

101 Fun Winter Activities for Teens
Looking to keep your teen busy this winter? Try these activities.

10 Risks Teens Take When They Drink Alcohol
Teens who drink alcohol take serious risks. Problems, from losing friends and having sex young, to the most severe, death, can occur in teens who drink.

What Do I Do If My Teen Lies to Me?
All teens lie sometimes. This is how you should respond when you don't think your teen is telling the truth.

How Much Is Too Much Homework in High School?
FAQ for parents of teens - How much is too much homework?

Untreated Depression Teens
Untreated depression can affect teens in many devastating ways. Know the dangers of untreated depression in teens.

Unexpected Symptoms of Teen Depression
The symptoms teen depression look very different than it do in adults. Learn the most common and unexpected symptoms of depression in teens.

Things Parents Can Do about Teen Depression
Depression - what parents can do about teen depression.

How to Help Your Depressed Teenager
Depressed teens usually don't have any idea what to do to feel better. Here are steps parents can take to get their teen help for possible depression.

7 Signs Your Teen is Overscheduled
While it's good for teen's to be active, being overscheduled can do more harm than good. Here are the signs your teen is too busy.

Top Books for Parents of Teenagers
Every parent can use a little advice, especially when their kids become teenagers. Here are some of the best parenting books for parents of teens.

Top Books for Parents of Teenagers
Every parent can use a little advice once in a while, especially when their kids become teenagers.

Top Books for Parents of Teenagers
Every parent can use a little advice once in a while, especially when their kids become teenagers.

Get Out of My Life Best Parenting Teens Book for the Readers Choice Awards
Here are the finalists for Best Parenting Teens Book for our readers choice awards.

Best Parenting Teens Book for the Readers Choice Awards
Here are the finalists for Best Parenting Teens Book for our readers choice awards.

Best Parenting Teens Book for the Readers Choice Awards
Here are the finalists for Best Parenting Teens Book for our readers choice awards.

Wrapped Pen Craft for Tweens
Step by step instructions with pictures to make this pen craft that younger kids and tweens will enjoy making.

Secure the End of the String to Your Pen
Step by step instructions with pictures to make this pen craft that older kids and teens will enjoy making. Page 2

Wrap Using Friendship Knot around the Pen
Step by step instructions with pictures to make this pen craft that older kids and teens will enjoy making. Page 3

Tie off the String on the Pen
Step by step instructions with pictures to make this pen craft that older kids and teens will enjoy making. Page 4

Secure the Second End of the Floss on the Pen
Step by step instructions with pictures to make this pen craft that older kids and teens will enjoy making. Page 5

Add Beads to the Pen
Step by step instructions with pictures to make this pen craft that older kids and teens will enjoy making. Page 6

Enjoy Your Pen
Step by step instructions with pictures to make this pen craft that older kids and teens will enjoy making. Page 7

Reordering the Threads
Reordering the Threads, Instructions for the basic knot when making friendship bracelets.

Measuring and Holding Your Bracelet Threads
Measuring and Holding Your Threads, Instructions for the basic knot when making friendship bracelets.

Basic Knot for Friendship Bracelet Making
Instructions for the basic knot when making friendship bracelets.

How to Make Friendship Bracelets
Make friendship bracelets with and for your friends. Instructions include the basic friendship knot, how to reorder the threads and bracelet patterns.

Sizing the Friendship Bracelet
Sizing the Friendship Bracelet, Instructions for making friendship bracelets.

Using Your Finishing Technique
Finishing off the Bracelets, Instructions for making friendship bracelets.

Banana Split Sundae Cake
Let your teen's party guests top their own banana split sundae cake.

Non-Traditional Birthday Cake Ideas
If you're not a fan of cake or have a child who wants something different, try one of these sweet and tasty alternatives to the traditional birthday cake.

Chocolate-Glazed Tea Cakes
These single serving chocolate-glazed tea cakes are easy to make.

Cake Pops
Instead of a traditional birthday cake for your teen, try making cake pops.

Cake-Mix Ice Cream Sundae Cake
An ice cream sundae cake is a great alternative to the traditional cake and ice cream on a teen's birthday.

Birthday Cheesecake
There's no reason cheesecake can't be a birthday cake.

Birthday Whoopie Pies
Whoopie pies are always a hit at any teen birthday party.

Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches
These simple ice cream cookie sandwiches will make a teen's birthday one to remember.

Cakeballz
Short on party planning time? Instead of making a cake, serve cakeballz.

Super-Chocolate Sundae Cake Bar
This super-chocolate sundae cake bar will please any chocolate-loving teen.

Ice Cream Cone Cakes
These adorable ice cream cone cupcakes are a conversation piece at any party.

Halloween Candy Trail Mix Recipe for Kids
Use up leftover Halloween candy by combining it with nuts, raisins, and toasted oats to make Halloween Candy Trail Mix.

Easy Fudge Recipe Kids Can Make in a Ziplock Bag
This recipe for Fudge in a Ziplock Bag is fun for kids anytime but especially when camping and a cooking source is hard to find or cumbersome to deal with.

School-Colors Party Punch Recipe
This School-Colors Party Punch recipe is very simple to prepare and can be made for school events, sports events and special occasions like graduation.

Good Reasons to Homeschool Teens for High School
It's a big decision for parents, but there are some very good reasons to homeschool high school-age teens.

Depressed Teens Who Refuse Help
How can I help my teen who appears to suffer from depression but refuses to get help? Depression in teens is serious and requires treatment. Here are proven suggestions for helping a teen take the steps needed to heal from depression.

How to Be Sure Your Teen Isn't Sneaking Out at Night
Learn how to tell if your teen is sneaking out at night and what you should do if you find that your child is breaking curfew.

How to Delegate a Responsibility to Your Teen
Chores can be used to give your child more and more responsibility as he gets older. Learn how to delegate tasks to your child.

Tips for Surprising Teenagers with Gifts
Hiding a surprise from a teenager is tricky. They are sly and will be looking for gifts around birthdays and the holidays. Find tips for surprising teens.

Help Your Teen Get a Summer Job
Teens can learn a lot about responsibility and money management through a summer job. Learn how to help your teen find good work for the summer.

How to Calm a Teen's Fears About Starting High School
When starting High School, teens will experience some excitement, but there will also be some fear. You can help calm them by following these tips.

How to Talk to Your Teen About Their Future Career
Parents can help their teenagers find a career and a path to reach it after high school. A little guidance can go a long way and these tips will help.

Teen Birthday Party Games: How to Play Cheeto Head
Cheeto Head is a fun game for teen birthday parties. It is messy but easy and cheap to organize and teenagers will have a blast playing it.

How to Stop Yelling at Your Teen
Yelling at your teen, whether you're trying to discipline him or having an argument, can put up walls. Learn how to keep yourself from yelling.

14-Year-Old Social and Emotional Development for Teens
For fourteen-year-old teens, puberty is old news. Getting more and more privileges and freedom from parents and little-kid-rules is what's important.

Behavior and Daily Routines Your 15-Year-Old Teen
While teens develop at different rates, certain behaviors are standard at certain ages. Here is what parents can expect from their 15-year-old teens.

17-Year-Old Emotional and Social Development in Teens
Seventeen-year-old teens act more in-control of their moods and emotions.Learn more about a 17-year-olds emotional and social development.