Hey Nikki! My mom is OBSESSED with me keeping my room clean! Truth be told, I like when it’s clean too, but I can’t seem to keep it that way. I just don't know how to keep it tidy and if I don't tidy it, my mom takes away my allowance! I have already lost $20 and I'm scared I might lose Read More
WHY WON’T MY MOM GIVE ME SOME SPACE?!?!
Hey Nikki! My mom won't back off and give me some space! I try my best to be polite about it, but she can be really annoying sometimes. I know she cares about me, but I need a little me time. And privacy! When I'm reading a really good mystery book, she just barges into my room without Read More
WHEN YOUR PARENTS WON’T LET YOU GET A PET
Dear Nikki,My mom found a stray kitten on the street and she couldn’t bear the thought of him starving, so she took him home for me to feed him.I thought she was going to let us keep him as a family pet, but I was wrong. The last thing I want to do is secretly bring him home. How can I get Read More
WHY WON’T MY PARENTS GET ME WHAT I WANT?!
Hey Nikki, I'm just your average girl who wants to have fun just like everybody else! I mean, a trip to Disney World, an American Girl doll, or a cell phone would be nice, right? Especially since all of my friends have those things! But whenever I ask my parents for stuff like that, they Read More
MY PARENTS ONLY LET ME DO ONE ACTIVITY!!!
Hey Nikki,I need your help! I made my soccer team and I’m sooo excited! But here’s the problem – I also want to audition for the upcoming musical at my school. I think I have a really good chance at the lead part in that! My parents say I can only choose ONE activity. I checked and the Read More
My Parents Won’t Let Me Use Social Media Like My Friends!
Dear Nikki,I know a lot of friends with social media accounts on Twitter and Instagram. But, whenever I beg my parents for a social media account of my own, they always say no. Why won't they let me have one and how do I get them to change their minds?Social Media Misery Hi Social Media Read More