There she is, one minute playing with her dolls and being your baby girl. It's almost impossible to imagine that there will ever be a time that you're not the centre of love in her world.
But then it happens.
In what feels like a minute, your baby becomes an hormonal force of nature. Arguing with you, wrestling your authority and testing every one of your limits. Or maybe she's become an enigma, silent and unreachable and you have no idea of how to connect with her again?
You know you want her to be confident, self assured and empowered. You also know you definitely don't want to repeat the same hurts that you experienced. But somedays your emerging women challenges you so far beyond your comfort and even competency zones.
Your heart yearns to stay connected to her and to support her to trust in her dreams, to love her body, and to stay permanently connected to her heart, but at times feel you so out of your depth ...