Moms of Terrific Teenagers

This community is designed to be a forum for parents with great teenagers. Many groups have become venting groups or communities of frustrated parents looking for answers. This community is for parents who teenagers are responsible and respectful. Share your positive stories, parenting secrets or feeling about being the mom of terrific teens. Come and brag about your babies.


Share your Pearls of Wisdom

After giving it some thought, I realized that there were some significant approaches to parenting that ensured my kid's good behavior: 1. Anything worth having is worth working...


When do you let go?

I look at parenting like a car ride. At first, you are driving the car, you say where the car goes and what happens. Once they are in their teens, you move to the passenger...


Oprah's Lifeclass

First, let me explain that I was not an Oprah fan. I work in the day so I was not a regular show watcher. But nothing is by accident, and I found myself watching her network...


The Coolest thing ever

Yesterday morning my 17 year old did the most awesome thing Every morning I sit and watch the little two get on the bus and wait see if they wave some times they do sometimes...


Female Friendships

This may or may not be appropriate but This was on my mind. All my life, I've had such a hard time maintaining female friendships. To be honest, I've always been the tomboy of...


What was your "Aahaa" Moment?

There is always a point when you realize that you are doing something right. Oprah calls it the Aahaa moment. What was your Aahaa moment with your kids?


Remember Newton's Third Law

The thing is, you love your kids desperately. So it's incredibly hard to watch them making mistakes that you think will come back to bite them later on. Over the years you've...


Dont' Look Under the Mattress

Teenagers are up to things you don't want to know about. Of course, you do know about them really, which is why you're worried. If you were entirely ignorant, you'd be much...