Every Dad of Teen Girls Cringe at the Hint of These 7 Phrases

My daughter was constantly changing throughout her teen years. During this tumultuous time, she fought for pure independence while as her father, I longed for complete control. My daughter questioned our family standards, beliefs and morals, which I interpreted as blatant disrespect and rejection. This miscommunication created lots of pressure in our relationship and led to many fights, rebellion, and power struggles. (more…)