More Friends = More Fun


Tweets !

6 HOURS AGO Yes, you CAN stop biting your nails. Here's how:

7 HOURS AGO What's better than boots? (Hint: Nothing):

8 HOURS AGO 5 reasons you should join theatre right now:


sponsored links

SOS! Mom makes me hang with my sisters 24/7

My mom doesn't let me do anything because I have three sisters, and she thinks I should stay home and play with them. My friends don't understand and get mad at me. If I tell them I can't go to the movies, they're like, "Again?!" It's  so not fair! My mom loves to make my life miserable.
Dear Misery,
I doubt your mom is trying to make you unhappy, but you should talk to her. Don't shout, "It's so unfair!" Instead, try to sound calm, comfortable and confident, and say, "Mom, I love my sisters. I like playing with them, and I'm willing to babysit sometimes. But my friends are important to me, too, and when I can't make plans with them, it's hard on my friendships." Since your wishes are reasonable, you're better off speaking up than resenting your mom. You could also try a letter if a conversation is too tricky.

SERIOUS STUFF? For serious issues, don’t wait. Visit our HELP! page now.

For more on Carol Weston, visit her website: or like her Facebook page.


To order Girltalk: All the Stuff Your Sister Never Told You, click here.

To order The Diary of Melanie Martin, click here.

Loved this post? You’ll heart these, too!

» A million ways to make this weekend rock

» Yum! Delish frozen treats to eat all summer


WIN BIG! Score a fresh denim wardrobe from Amethyst Jeans

Want more ways to get GL? Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter, Pinterest and Tumblr! 

BY CAROL WESTON ON 7/20/2012 12:00:00 AM

POSTED IN , , , , ,

comments powered by Disqus
Which school sport are you most likely to try out for?


Get super spooked with our Bone-Chilling Books giveaway!



Want to score some seriously scary stories this season? CLICK HERE for your chance to win three *terrifying* tomes from Harlequin—just in time for Halloween. Eek!

Posts From Our Friends

sponsored links