Category: Tweens & Teens

Teen Talk.. Like, Totally

By Kristen Daukas of Ten to Twenty Parenting I just returned home from an evening at my least favorite place – the mall. I would rather shop local or shop on-line and...

A Nightmare on Tween Street

By Kristen Daukas, author of www.fourhensandarooster.com I had to get a Halloween reference in the title somehow because believe me, this journey into the Tweens and...

Confessions of a Local Teen Mom

TMoM Interview with Guest Blogger Lauren Falber No one will argue the fact that being a mom is a tough job. But for most of us, motherhood is, and has been, a joyous...

The Arrival of the Mean Girls

By Kristen Daukas, author of www.fourhensandarooster.com You never know exactly when it happens. It just does.  From the day she started school, your daughter has...

Holiday Gift Ideas for Teens and Tweens

By Rachel Hoeing The number one gift requested by most tweens and teens is definitely CASH! This is especially true for boys. Yes, it is boring for you, but fun for...

Lessons from a Student

By Julie Giljames #57 … You might remember the number.  We saw it written on the hands of teenagers across NC.  Stuck to the bumpers of cars.  On the backs of...

Pre-Adolescent Fears

By  Michelle Bostian, LCSW Lower School Counselor for Greensboro Day School Feeling uncomfortable about being separate from mom and dad, or “separation anxiety” is...

Birthday Party Idea: Hotel Sleepover!!!

By Amy Takacs My oldest daughter, Natalie, turned 10 this year. A decade of throwing kid birthday parties already under my belt, my goal was to come up with a...

Graduation Time Is Here!

By Robin Bralley, Publisher of Forsyth Family Magazine Well, it’s finally here! The month I have been dreading for the past year and the month my daughter has been...