Tween Parenting

Are you parenting a tween? It is an interesting age of transition and change.

In a post on the Huffington Post blog, writer Lisa McElroy talks about her own experience parenting two girls going through this transitional time and provides some insight into what you can likely expect:

Yes, my girls are only 18 months apart in age, and right now they are 11 and 12 ½ years old. I’ve bragged for years that a huge advantage to popping out two kids of the same gender in just over a year’s time is that they’re best friends, they’re at the same point developmentally, and they like the same stuff.

I am cringing just thinking about how the moms who had tweens before me must have been laughing behind my back.

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