Mother/Daughter 101: Smart Tips for Raising Girls
Every mother/daughter relationship is different. Whether you and your daughter are close as can be or constantly battling, find out the key steps in building a strong relationship and raising a happy, healthy girl. (Also take a look at our mother/son relationship tips.)
Next: Raise Her as a Person — Not a Princess
Next: Nurture Her Self-Confidence
Next: Model a Healthy Body Image
Next: Expect the "Unladylike"
Next: Don't Push for Perfection
Next: Let Her Pursue Her Interests
Next: Avoid Becoming Her "Fixer"
Next: Encourage Her Independence
Next: Be a Mother, Not a Friend
Next: Pay Attention to Playing Favorites
Next: Remember Your Own Teen Years