I'm the mother of an 8-yo boy, and am hoping to be able to chat with others regarding raising a child through the tween and teen years. I hope that I'll be able to know what to do to forestall the stereotypical surly and difficult teen years!
Hi and welcome to Mothering! You may want to check out:http://www.mothering.com/community/f/39/preteens-and-teens.
Welcome again and I hope you find helpful info and people in our community.