Looking for a popular subject? Just click on a tag!

hair sexting friendship breast development emotions father-daughter condoms KTFF book review precocious puberty STI pregnancy toxins skipped period early puberty sexual abuse prevention teen identity social development anxiety prom breast cancer irregular period pap smear teen dating environmental toxins girlology reproduction menstrual period early childhood red flags organic breast bud tampon self esteem period teen coming out communication body language early development gardasil adolescent development the talk gratitude anatomy cervical cancer preteen body image Trish Hutchison STEM sexually transmitted infections relationships oral sex condom uterus pillow moods #notyourgirl sexual desire vaping Playlist 4th grader parent-child connection vaginal odor TEDx Greenville masturbation parenting teen teen relationships touch hunger gifts voice cancer prevention teen pregnancy prevention AIDS periods Sex Talk queer there's something new about you consent cancer breast health middle school healthy relationships self confidence instagram pornography premature puberty tween HIV STD e-cigarettes revenge porn Intern spencer george abstinence sex acne Melisa Holmes road show puberty adolescents menstrual cup vaccine hpv powerful girls LARC menstrual cramps HPV vaccine LARCs cell phones TEDx smoking toxic shock mental health boys' puberty good for you girls prevention teen behavior 5th grade menstrual calendar pre-school love breast size social media eating disorder music vaginal discharge contraception self-acceptance Herpes development breast growth sexual health Chlamydia dysmenorrhea hygiene porn warts vulva friends nonconsensual pornography promise ring hormones parenting boys puberty cramps first period homosexuality Let's Talk parenting teens dating violence sexuality bra new moon girls parent-child girls puberty selfie play list 4th grade period cramps teen brain dating question of the week vaccination menstruation menarche Trichomonas something new about you birth control pubic hair sexuality ed sexual development risk taking breast buds knixteen bisexual self worth body odor ego emerging sexuality Gonorrhea normal period friendships breast pain transgender vagina harassment sex ed breast parenting tween

It's LET'S TALK MONTH, so, first, Let's Talk about The Talk with a guest blog by Kim Cook. Learn more about her below.

The Talk. Just the mere thought of starting the conversation with your child can send quivers of anxiety through your body. Panic sets in: What if they ask me something I don’t know? What if I tell them something wrong? Aren’t the schools teaching them what they need to know? What if they see the fear in my eyes?

Yes, indeed. What if? 


How did your parents approach “the talk” with you?

Take a moment to reflect upon your experience as a youngster. Many parents share their stories about talking with their own parents about sex and relationships— or...

Our phones allow us to find “the best,” “the funniest,” “the craziest,” as we constantly search for something better or funnier in the endless supply of material on the Internet. But have you ever thought about how much time you spend looking for more stuff ... just checking and scrolling?

When we’re constantly looking at and checking our phone, others often feel like we’re looking past them to see if someone better will show up. Have you ever felt like a third-wheel because someone was so immersed in her phone that she missed the plot twist in your conversation? Or you pour your heart out only to get the inappropriately-timed response of “that’s awful?” We all know that feeling. It can feel like your...