“Dear Bec, My daughter has been dumped by her friendship group …”

October 6, 2023

EMAIL FROM A READER: My daughter was dumped by her friendship group … Hi Bec, I was given your website from a lovely lady at work. I am…

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Teens, parties and alcohol

June 25, 2023

The question about whether it’s okay for parents to supply  alcohol to 15 year olds blew up on my Facebook page last week. (One parent wrote in the…

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Best Podcasts for Kids, Tweens & Teens

August 18, 2019

Podcasts for Kids, Pre-Teens and Teens Whether you’re driving to school, sports practice, after school activities or grandma’s house … this is a great time to put on…

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It’s time to remember being 13 …

July 19, 2019

See that girl below? That’s me. I’m 13 in that first photo and it’s 1985. Sixteen in the other photo (so 1988). I look at those photos and…

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