parenting tweens

What to Do When Friends Are Unkind

Girls. They’re smart and fun and creative and sweet.

 

And not so sweet—sometimes.

 

Ask any woman who’s been through middle school and she’ll tell you girls can be catty, critical and downright mean to each other at times. The tween years are a prime season for developing close friendships, but even the best of friends will sometimes […]

By |August 10th, 2017|Blog, Parenting a Faithgirl|Comments Off on What to Do When Friends Are Unkind

4 Things Your Tween Daughter Still Wants From You

Your twelve year-old daughter saunters into the kitchen, head down, glued to her iPhone. This is clearly a case of “I’m in my own world, Mom. Don’t bug me.” Right?

Not necessarily.

More often than you might think, it’s “I’m bored, and it’s hard to tear my eyes away from this addictive screen, so could you help […]

By |July 14th, 2016|Blog, Inspiration for Moms|Comments Off on 4 Things Your Tween Daughter Still Wants From You