Teenagers rebel against their parents as a way to define their own identity. Still, this dad who grew up in the 60s and 70s is wondering how he raised a son who cuts his hair short, doesn't recycle, and ... may be a moderate Republican.
BFF, or best friends forever, qualities – sharing secrets, overprotection, blurry boundaries – can create problems in the parent-child relationship, but that doesn't mean parents can't be friends with their kids.
An appreciation of a hardworking word that does a lot of heavy lifting.
Classic grits with a splash of vanilla and sugar and heaped with syrupy peaches.
Oriental poppies have their drawbacks in the garden, but it's hard to resist their glamorous good looks.
The '80s band still attracts thousands of online fans with their robust online presence.
A fourth trailer for 'The Dark Knight Rises' shows villain Bane wreaking havoc on the city of Gotham.
Teenagers and sexting is an increasing concern for parents and teachers, and recent studies are aimed at revealing the frequency and behavior involved. It is time for parents to discuss the issue (and appropriate digital media sharing) with their kids, says our guest blogger.
Bully watch in Wyoming: One mother wants her son to be "that cowboy," the one who is not afraid to wear blue nail polish or a pink shirt, showing that it's OK to be different – even in Wyoming.
Strawberry season is upon us, just in time to make delicious strawberry shortbread!
Can a 6-year-old be a bully? The bully label is sweeping the country, and any act of childhood unkindness becomes 'bullying.'
Sure, growing up too soon happens to plenty of kids these days. But when our guest blogger's 10-year-old started asking about culinary school and car shopping online? Whoa, kid. Whoa.
A little slice of coconut-almond-toffee-chocolate heaven in a tart.
Justin Bieber and Miley Cyrus and the whole pool of pop culture role models for teens have their every foolish frenzie and faux pas shot round the world on the Internet. How can parents help teenagers evaluate the messages and values of these inflated antics?
Internet safety education, whether from the media or parents, has made teenagers paranoid about online dangers, says a new study. Our guest blogger says it's time to shift Internet safety education from avoidance to literacy.
'Falling Skies' executive producers talk about that first season cliffhanger and where the new season will be going.