Vacation Ideas That Will Appeal To Teens

Traveling as a family can be a really fun and rewarding experience as you get to spend uninterrupted time together. And with the busy lives we all normally lead, a trip gives you a chance to  relax, do some fun activities, and spend some quality time together. But the truth is that you want to […]

Growing Boys: How You Can Support The Process

https://unsplash.com/photos/RmO3If0EYHM   Parenting boys can be a lot of fun – as you well know. But at the same time, you may find that you have to really work to get it right. That’s especially true for moms of boys. After all, you’re not male and don’t have firsthand understanding of some of the challenges […]

Stop Stereotyping Teen Boys

A new research study shows that teen boys care more about establishing meaningful relationships than sexual exploits. Let that sink of for a moment. Now think about how our interactions with our boys might be different if we accepted that truth as reality, rather than accepting the stereotypical idea that teen boys want sex more […]

Porn & Parenting

What would you do if you discovered porn on your 13-year-old son’s computer? One dad left his son a compassionate, non-judgmental note. As reported by The Good Men Project, the dad wrote his son a note, explaining that the son’s visits to pornographic sites were probably what caused malware to mess up his computer. The […]

Porn & Parenting

What would you do if you discovered porn on your 13-year-old son’s computer? One dad left his son a compassionate, non-judgmental note. As reported by The Good Men Project, the dad wrote his son a note, explaining that the son’s visits to pornographic sites were probably what caused malware to mess up his computer. The […]

Haiku: Teenager

Flickr photo by ST33VO Steadfast and stubborn The young tree no longer bends But stands like an oak

Criminal or Clueless? When Sex Means Jail

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Can you identify the person who allegedly raped you?”  “Yes your Honor,” says the girl. “He’s right there.”  She points and all eyes land on the pimply teenager, flanked by power suits—clearly his attorneys. The boy drops his head and a tear slides down his nose.  Could this be your son?  As a mom of […]