“Well, Rush is an acquired taste. Progressive music is a tough sell. I should start my kid on The Eagles. You know, old-school dad rock.”
Extroversion gets all the good press, but being an introverted teen has positives, too. The key: finding balance between the extremes.
My daughter’s desire for pierced ears was not about keeping up with her friends. It was an expression of her individuality.
I’m teaching my sons and daughter to respect others, so don’t be a jerk and act like a tough guy when my boys come around your girls.
Raising a tween means paying more attention to your facial expressions. And getting him or her to take more showers.
Who told my child that to look pretty she needed lipstick, blush and other types of makeup? Toddler Cosmopolitan, perhaps?