Age-By-Age: Teens

Events: Teens

Nashville’s Ink-N-Iron Festival

@ Municipal Auditorium, Nashville

Archery Homeschool Day

@ Music City Archery, Pegram

August: Osage County

@ Encore Theatre Company, Mount Juliet

Ghost the Musical

@ The Arts Center of Cannon County, Woodbury

Mama Won’t Fly

@ Towne Centre Theatre, Brentwood

The Best of Brunch

@ Curious Kitchen, Murfreesboro

Men’s Event: Are You Ready for a Second Chance?

@ Dalewood United Methodist Church, Nashville

Family Program: Making Records at Studio B

@ Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Nashville

TryBoro Kids Triathlon

@ Sports*Com, Murfreesboro

Family Program: Guitar 101 — Elvis Presley

@ Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Nashville

FREE Junior Chef Cooking Class: Pizza! Focaccia Style vs. Classic

@ Williams-Sonoma at the Mall at Green Hills, Nashville

Creative Writing Class: Painting with Words

@ Brentwood Library, Brentwood

Growing Up a Teenager


Some children may glide through their preteen and teen years effortlessly. However, for most the transition from childhood to adulthood is like crossing a mountain range — filled with high peaks and low valleys. Regardless of the age of your child, how you relate to her now will affect the way she copes with the… Read more »

Home Alone When You’re A Kid


Today, out of 34 million children ages 6 to 13, three quarters have a working parent. As a result, nearly 10 million kids come home from school each day to an empty house. Is your child OK while he’s home alone?

As Your Teen Leaves for College


The first year at college can be a challenge for even the most studious teen – and parents! Whether going down the road or across the country, a little preparation will ease the way.

Hot Topics for Teens


light stuff, tough stuff and keeping-an-eye-on-it stuff as you go when you don’t know what to do: READ! Good books are helpful when the going gets tough with your teenager. “Like, Whatever” The Insider’s Guide to Raising Teens (Capital Books: $16.95) , edited by Rebecca Kahlenberg, is an excellent collection of expertly written essays on… Read more »