tweens

How to Talk to Teens About Weight Loss

You’ve probably heard adults complaining about the “quaran-ten” or even the “quarantine 15″ — a quippy way of acknowledging the weight gained while we’ve been mostly isolated from the rest of humanity during the pandemic. I’ve heard similar sentiments from my friends and family and seen them sprinkled throughout my…

What Parents Need To Know About TikTok’s New Parental Control Tool

What Parents Need To Know About TikTok’s New Parental Control Tool

If TikTok was having a moment before the pandemic, it’s really experiencing a surge in popularity and attention right now as tweens and teens everywhere are stuck at home and have nothing better to do than convince their parents to perform choreographed dances for social media. So the timing is…

Who – Or What – Is A VSCO Girl?

Who – Or What – Is A VSCO Girl?

If you’ve noticed that your tween or teen girl has been regularly wearing a uniform of oversized T-shirts, Birkenstock sandals, shell necklaces and messy buns held in place with scrunchies, she may be a VSCO girl — especially if she’s been begging for you to splurge on a $50 Hydro…