I’ve thought a lot about my oldest girl turning into a teen. I thought about it when she was a baby… how she would look, what her personality would be like. It hit me that this year is a large influencer on how the next 13 years of her life will be – the connections she creates, the bonds she forges, the habits she adopts and the experiences she has will all set a foundation for her life. The groundwork of her entire existence is just now truly coming into play. As she enters into those crazy, confusing, fast-paced and defining years all I can pray is that she listens.
I hope that she trusts me even when she hates me… and I hope that her goals keep her feet on the ground, always moving forward and never looking back.
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