what do you do when your daughter is nothing like you

Madison - posted on 02/06/2013 ( 2 moms have responded )

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I love cheerleading, paegants, and dance and my daughter loves running, basketball, and hockey. I put her in paegants and cheer and dance and she hated it. She wouldnt go so it was a waste of money. I just love to dress h. Up but all she wants to do I play sports and do weel in school

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♫ Shawnn ♪♫♫ - posted on 02/06/2013

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What do you do? You learn how to appreciate your daughter for the phenomenal female that she is. She doesn't feel the need to be a girly girl!

Perhaps you and she could start an exercise regimen together. Let her teach you how to play her sports. Eventually, you may find a team or couples sport that you could participate in together.

Don't worry that she's not a girly girl. She's a strong young woman who is comfortable with who she is, and what she likes to do, and that on its own is a great trait in this day and age :-)

Rolando - posted on 02/06/2013

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As long as she does well in school than let her be who she is and support her. Make it a thing for the both of you. She will love you more for it.Believe me a happy teen is a well behaved teen.

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