Kristen Blair is an education columnist and writer. Her articles have appeared in numerous publications, including the Charlotte Observer, the Durham Herald-Sun, and Carolina Journal. Kristen has worked on family and educational policy at the national level for the federal government, a presidential commission, and Empower America. She and her husband Greg are the parents of two children, a tween and a middle school graduate. They live in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
Day 1 of 2: Has parenting gotten harder since your child hit puberty?
Day 2 of 2: Feeling like you've been edged out in popularity by your tween's friends?