Melissa Ford

Melissa Ford is the senior strategist at Women Online. As a writer, she covers a diverse range of topics including education, health, technology, and parenting. She is also the mother of amazing twin teens.

Ditch the Bubble Wrap

Dec 21, 2022

Ditch the bubble wrap and help your teen learn resilience instead.


Self-Care Is the Key to Good Parenting

Dec 14, 2022

Taking time to recharge is a key element of good parenting.


Create a Judgment-Free Zone

Dec 07, 2022

The best way to ensure your teen will come to you with their sex-related questions is to create a judgment-free zone.


Be Vulnerable With Your Teen

Nov 30, 2022

Think through what you’re sharing before you share it, and choose a safe vulnerable moment.


Parents Play a Role in School, Too

Nov 23, 2022

Parents play a major role in school success.


Preventing Arguments

Nov 10, 2022

Tips for keeping arguments to a minimum when having difficult conversations with teens.


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