Tweens aren’t kids anymore and they aren’t teens either. They are stuck in the middle and puberty is hitting them hard. But raising a great tween doesn’t have to be hard.

Mothers and Daughters


As a daughter (and a mother of daughters), I have firsthand knowledge of the complicated relationship between moms and daughters. As one with two sisters (and a brother) more than a decade older than me—and

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Is Middle School Bad for Moms?


NPR recently ran a story entitled, “Being Mom To A Middle Schooler Can Be The Toughest Gig Of All.” In it, the author quoted a study that found during the middle school years, moms experienced

Is Middle School Bad for Moms?2018-07-17T16:03:49+00:00