“Mom, I’m So Stressed” — GIRLilla Warfare’s “Teen Expert” Debby Shulman says we can blame social media and our educational system — BUT the fault lies with US. Yes, COMPETITIVE PARENTING, strikes once again.
OVER-THE-TOP PARENTING: GIRLilla Warfare’s “Teen Expert” Debby Shulman says it’s NOT too late to instill take-charge qualities in our kids. Train them, NOT treat them; coach them, NOT coddle them.
I’m guilty, we’re all guilty. As one Mom put it best: “We need an Excel sheet to plan Homecoming – it’s friggin’ crazy!”
GIRLilla Warfare’s “Teen Expert” Debby Shulman: Teach your kids the ‘Golden Rules’ of iEtiquette NOW, especially when dealing with teachers, tutors, coaches, and professionals.
This month represents huge transitions for kids graduating from middle school, high school and college. GIRLilla Warfare’s “Teen Expert” Debby Shulman discusses “letting go” when we parents really just want to hold on tighter …
GIRLila Warfare’s “Sexpert” E.J. Gordon takes her family on their first ski trip, and what appeared to be a disaster, actually had a silver lining.
Put A Muzzle On It: One Mom tells GIRLilla Warfare that she has a fabulous, hardworking son with a learning disability, and could not believe her competitive friend could be so “completely insensitive and absolutely fucking stupid.”
If your kid is the first at anything among his crew, there are going to be ripples, says GIRLilla Warfare’s “Sexpert” E.J. Gordon — whose son is the FIRST among his young posse to have a girlfriend. Let the phone calls begin …
GIRLilla Warfare’s “Teen Expert” Debby Shulman says: ‘Affluenza’ — the privileged kids’ disease — affects those offspring who have not been held accountable for anything their entire lives due to misguided, horrific, and indulgent parenting.
GIRLilla Warfare’s “Teen Expert “Debby Shulman says: The worst part about teenage ‘hooking up’ is that it seems to happen so casually; it bears the same significance as having a cup of coffee. “
So what can we say to our child who is disappointed or even to the child who is thrilled over his or her scores? We can let our kids know that a number does NOT define them.
GIRLilla Warfare’s “Sexpert” E.J. Gordon explores why parents push their kids to choose the “appropriate” gender-based toys, gifts, clothes, and games. Here’s how to generate compassion AND acceptance toward those kids who make “different’ choices.