My Daughter, Puberty and Me!

  My eldest daughter was just about to celebrate her first double-digit birthday and changes were happening fast.  There she was: beautiful, healthy and full of spunk.  I could see the beginning of curves and mood swings that clearly pointed to puberty.  “No big deal,...

October is Girls Month

This month’s post is dedicated to the moms (and dads!) of teenage girls. While we usually complain about this age group’s mood swings, angst-y attitudes and general rolling-of-the-eyes, it’s important to remember that the pressures on young females are complex and...