February 29, 2020
College applications are pretty much finished and submitted. Now the waiting starts—the agonizing waiting to hear did your teen get in or not?
January 21, 2020
I know 13 is weird. I know some changes are happening at warp speed and some are taking their sweet time.
August 16, 2019
As college drop-off day approaches, you and your teens are likely to wrestle with a wide range of emotions. Remember to breathe.
April 12, 2019
My point today is that not EVERY situation requires intervention. We want to grow responsible, compassionate humans. To fail is to grow.
March 11, 2019
After years of talking about under-aged drinking with my son, I never shifted the conversation from restraint to responsibility. At age 21, we figure they can do what they want. The drinking conversation stops....
February 14, 2019
It's been a long haul to become the mother of a teen boy. These are five obnoxious things that only moms of boys have to experience.
February 27, 2019
Studies have shown that early school start times are detrimental to kids health, causing issues with weight, depression, and general school performance.
January 22, 2019
Raising a teen is often likened to riding a rollercoaster, but that may be an understatement. I charted the emotions that came with parenting for a few days. It was a lot.