Dear AdviceMama, My daughter is almost 12 years old. She is very good about doing what I ask, but sometimes she responds to me in a disrespectful way, saying something sassy like, "I heard you!" Other times, as I'm leaving the house she'll...AdviceMama gives some tips on how to handle a tween with a 'tude.
I have a friend who is currently going through a certain kind of hell with her teenage daughter. Her 16 year-old teen has a public persona that is so polite that a person could never image the things this child is capable of doing. Not only has her...