There is something I’ve been wondering about for a long time. In fact ever since my eldest turned thirteen a number of years ago. I am wondering why do parents of teenagers never need advice?
You may be wondering what I am talking about, but it is simple. Before we ever give birth, we are provided with a wealth of information. Before our children are even born, we get to read books about healthy pregnancy, preparations for birth, and finally books on birth itself.
Once our baby is born we are spoiled for choice. There are books about bonding, breastfeeding, attachment parenting, sleeping, weaning, first foods, potty training etc.
I think it would be fair to say that there are a very large number of books on every topic imaginable.
As parents, we devour these books, and spend an endless amount of time asking our friends and other parents advice…
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