You probably remember your daughter's first day of school as if it were yesterday. Now, years later, your little girl is about to become a teenager, and you're wondering where all that time went. Before your daughter hits that milestone "you're officially a teenager" birthday, make sure you tell her these 10 important life lessons. During a time when so much emphasis is put on image, remind her that regardless of her skin color, pant size, hair color, or any other aspect of her appearance, she's beautiful, just the way she is. True beauty comes from confidence, and everything else haircuts, manicures, etc. When it comes to your kids, you can never say "I love you" enough.
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Before we go any further let me say a few things. So what is this Yankee girl going to tell you about dating a Jamaican. Well, my grandparents, aunts and uncles are Jamaican. Before we get down to the nitty, gritty can we just agree that not all Jamaican men, or all men in general for that matter, are the same. Just like anybody else there are the good and the bad. Do I know Jamaican men who have treated their women with little to no respect? A few of them are in my family.
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Jeff La Grua, a former U. Marine, gathered these rules together from around the Web, updated them a bit and sent them to me. I like these rules very much. You do not touch my daughter in front of me.
How adored she is. No matter what you disagree on and even though sometimes you may yell, she should know she is the center of your universe -- always. How to cook. She should be able to prepare small snacks such as eggs, pasta, toast, sandwiches etc.