Join Date: Jun 2002
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I still play with hot wheel cars... They're fun...
The fact that you still consider him a child doesn't mean he is still 100% a child. He's not an adult, but he's not a child either.
I didn't say that they have to be paired off once they hit double digits, but the assumption adults have of 11, 12, 13 year olds being "children" bugs me a lot, and I see the effects often enough. 12 year old who behave like 6 year olds when their parents are around because their parents treat them like 6 year olds who are otherwise very much capable of behaving in a more mature way. And guess what... All those parents will tell you "I know my child and he/she is still too young/too immature/too much a child" for them to respect the fact that said child is in the process of growing up.
I dunno what to call them, pre-teens, tweens, a 13 year old is a teenager that much is clear. But they are not still children.
|50 members and 9,715 guests|
|AlmostJenny , BabySmurf , bananabee , bluefaery , CricketVS , Dear_Rosemary , emily11megan , EmilyVail42 , emmy526 , franckeyadams , goldenwillow , greenemami , hillymum , Hmcdaniels , ian'smommaya , japonica , Jessica765 , K703 , kamas , kathymuggle , leverage505 , Linda on the move , LLM21 , mama24-7 , MDoc , MeepyCat , meghanmetz , Milk8shake , mummabear13 , NaturallyKait , Nazsmum , newmamalizzy , NorlanMarlen12 , oaksie68 , PitBullMom , riaarora , RollerCoasterMama , Rory jayden , samaxtics , SandiMae , sarafl , satkins , SchoolmarmDE , serenbat , shantimama , Shmootzi , sia , Sophist , Springshowers , stellanyc|
|Most users ever online was 449,755, 06-25-2014 at 12:21 PM.|