Annie Fox for Parents...

Parent Forum

I’m a parenting expert and family coach. Our 21st century tweens and teens are so savvy about pop culture, technology and social media, they may believe they’ve got the emotional and interpersonal part of life figured out too. They don’t. Middle and high school kids need their parents to teach them how to be good people who do the right thing, online and off. Because home is where kids learn the most about love, respect, empathy and resilience, you need 21st century parenting advice you can count on.

Welcome. You’re in the right place.

Letters from Parents & Teens

Parents:
“My fiancee's son is very destructive.”

 

Blended Families:
“My stepdaughter-to-be is way out of control.”

Dear Annie,

I am getting ready to marry. We have been together for 3 years now, and have lived together for 2. She has 2 children. Her 14 year old daughter has a loud mouth, not unnatural for her age. Her 17 year old son however is very destructive. Like today, I go outside to find a light bulb smashed...

 

Hey Terra,

I'm engaged to a man with a 13-year-old girl whose ex wife has primary custody. We've been together 2 years and will be getting married soon. Until recently the daughter and I have had a good relationship. Right now I don't want to talk to her at all because of her attitude. The mother lets the...

Read Annie’s Answer »
More letters from Parents »

Read Terra’s Answer »
More letters from Teens »

Find Annie Fox: Find Annie on Facebook Find Annie on Twitter Find Annie on Pinterest Find Annie on YouTube Find Annie on Google+ Find Annie on LinkedIn Find Annie on Goodreads Find Annie on Quora
What's New?
''The Girls Q&A Book on Friendship: 50 Ways to Fix a Friendship Without the DRAMA'' by Annie Fox, M.Ed., illustrated by Erica De Chavez ''Teaching Kids to Be Good People'' by Annie Fox, M.Ed. “People Are Like Lollipops” by Annie Fox, Illustrated by Brian Narelle
“People Are Like Lollipops” iBook by Annie Fox, Illustrated by Brian Narelle available on the iBookstore
Download ''Are We Lost?'' on Kindle
“People Are Like Lollipops” by Annie Fox, Illustrated by Brian Narelle, Print Edition available on CreateSpace