Parent engagement, not harsh policing may be the best policy for Internet use, according to a recent study of the habits and techniques of thousands of teens and their families in over two dozen countries.
In searching for their identity, teenagers often change course on their education and career goals, frustrating parents who have different paths in mind. These six tips remind parents to keep things in perspective.
Costco bathroom is the scene of another free-range parenting controversy. If a 5-year-old is doing the potty dance in the check-out line, does a good mom allow her kid to use the bathroom alone?
'House' came to a close Monday night in a series finale that may divide some fans.
Teenage pregnancy rates in the US have declined dramatically – 40 percent in two decades – but remain among the highest in the developed world. A new study suggests American teens don't have more sex than teens elsewhere, but that they suffer more "despair" due to poverty.
A culinary highlight was 'mamposteao,' a simple rice and bean side dish.
'Mad Men' brought back an old character who has found new faith in its newest episode.
Our connective parenting expert’s two cents on this ever-interesting, ever-controversial question. And for the record, she's going with nurture.
Robin Gibb, a member of the Bee Gees, died of cancer at the age of 62 Sunday.
Prom dress help from Facebook. Now girls can avoid the “omg is that the same dress???” anxiety by putting dibs on a dress on Facebook.
Teenage drama – the angst over friends, grades, sports – is not about you, parents. It's OK to sympathize when your teen has a bad day, but ultimately they need parents who stay calm but concerned.
Graduation may give parents of college graduates buyer's remorse: Pew studies shows 94 percent of parents expect their kids to go to college, but 57 percent question whether tuition was worth it.
That's the message of our happiness expert, who writes that something as simple as keeping a tidy bed can make your whole family happier.