Tweens are Basically Toddlers

With bigger bodies, bigger attitudes, and even less inclination to nap.

Jamie Siebens
Nov 5 · 4 min read
Photo by Maria Lysenko on Unsplash

Parenting has been exhausting lately — something I’ve found confusing as it seems like things should be getting easier, not harder. My girls are ten and eleven now, and are generally capable of managing themselves. I should be reveling in the fact that they can assemble their own sandwiches and…