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23 Ways to Know There’s a Teen In the House

Latest, Teens By February 22, 2019 Tags: , , , , 4 Comments

Is there a teen living here? Remember the days when Fisher-Price decorated your house and your living room looked like Geoffrey the Giraffe (that’s Toys R Us speak in case you’ve forgotten) puked all over it? Those days are like wine and roses compared to what your house looks like when you have a teen living with you. Here are…

9 trips to take with your teen in NC

9 Fun Things to Do With Your Teen this Fall

Lifestyle, Teens By September 27, 2016 Tags: , , , No Comments

Fun Fall Activities in North Carolina While the weather hasn’t exactly caught up to the fact that it’s fall, it won’t be much longer before shorts and tees will be replaced by jeans and hoodies, leggings and tunics and I for one can’t wait. I really hate this transitional part where you dress for cool in the morning and by…

Why you need to watch Degrassi with your teen.

Why You Need to Watch Degrassi: Next Class With Your Teen

Netflix StreamTeam, Teens By January 31, 2016 Tags: , , , , 5 Comments

Covering Topics that Hit Home for Teens Most of you know that I had the chance to attend the TCA’s a couple of weeks ago with the team at Netflix. In addition to attending all the general session panels, we had the opportunity to have private Q&A sessions with the Fuller House team as well as the Degrassi: Next Class…

You think you lost sleep when your kids were little? Just wait til they're teens.

For the Love of God I Need Sleep – The Teen Years

Teens By January 21, 2016 Tags: , , , , 1 Comment

Oh, sleep… How I miss you… Our oldest is 17 years old. Which means that it’s been 18 years since I’ve had a decent night’s sleep. I miss sleep. I covet sleep. I am starting to wonder if all those time when I was partying in my 20’s and laughed and said “Hah! I’ll sleep when I’m dead!” is coming…


Welcome to Text-as: The Pudding Edition

Teens By March 29, 2013 Tags: , , , 9 Comments

I’ve decided that I have enough humorous text exchanges (textchanges?) with my family that I need to dedicate an entire section of the site. And I even have a name… Welcome to Text-as. Added bonus? I get to toss in some love for my family (crap… MOST of my famiy) down in.. TEXAS!   Here’s this week’s best text conversation… …