iOS app Android app

Teen Daughters

I Hate You, Don't Leave Me (Conversations With My 12-year-old Daughter)

Nicole Jankowski | Posted 03.29.2015 | Parents
Nicole Jankowski

I awoke one morning and my logical, agreeable daughter had been replaced by one who was rude. And angry. For no apparent reason.

How To Communicate With Your Teen Daughter, Explained

Trisha de Borchgrave | Posted 03.22.2015 | Parents
Trisha de Borchgrave

Telephone occasionally and bring the call to an end yourself, citing things you need to do. If leaving a voicemail (not more than one or two, max), don't sound breathless with that feigned surplus of activity, just minimally distracted by the fulfillments of your own life.

Sleeping Beauties: 5 Ways to Protect Our Girls

GalTime | Posted 02.22.2014 | Parents
GalTime

In our uber-busy culture that overvalues achievement, external rewards and looks, we have neglected to inform girls about what it takes to successfully navigate this stage of life.

5 Ways to Empower Your Teen Daughters

Barbara Greenberg | Posted 11.07.2013 | Parents
Barbara Greenberg

Look, it is no easy job to raise a teen daughter who feels good about herself and is immune from depression, eating disorders and anxiety.

10 Hypothetical Conversations With My Future Teenage Daughter

Babble.com | Posted 10.01.2013 | Parents
Babble.com

If it's true that you're supposed to start talking to your kids about the things they need to know five years before they need to know it -- future teenage Addie in my head is educated about a lot.

The Beauty of a Bad Situation

Alicia Garey | Posted 01.14.2013 | Parents
Alicia Garey

Now in their teens, they will remember these days. My cancer will be part of their story. It breaks my heart.

What To Do When Your Teenage Daughter Becomes A Terror

Susan Stiffelman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Stiffelman

Teenagers still need their parents as guides and advisers -- not friends. The more you define yourself as her parent and show her what is and isn't acceptable, the sooner things between you and your daughter will improve.