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Why It’s Important Your Daughter Isn’t Your Best Friend

How much do you share with your girl?

We mean: about your real adult emotional life.

Woah. Big question.

Here’s what we mean:

Say, you’re struggling. It’s been a rough day.

Your girl comes home from school.

You feel like one more thing and you’re gonna totally fall apart.

You don’t want to be fake with with her…

and you know she can probably tell something’s up anyways.

(yeah, she’s super intuitive).

You want to be real with your daughter…

and yet…

… you’re not sure how much is appropriate to share?

Oh mama, this question is oh-so-true at any age.

Heyo, let’s talk the intricacies of mom-daughter boundaries.

(We made a video for you about it).

In this week’s episode of #WeThriveTV we’re talking about complex sea of mother-daughter relationships… and the big question: can mothers and daughters be ‘best friends’?

Click the video below to watch!



Once you’ve gotten a chance to check out the video, leave a comment below — because collective wisdom rocks, and we want to hear your take. We need each other, mama.




Sil & Eliza

P.S. Share this video to a mama in your circle who’s navigating the ups and downs and doesn’t know how much to share with her girl — because sharing is caring, and everyone could use a stronger bond.

Hi, We’re Sil & Eliza!

The mother-daughter dynamic duo behind Mothering & Daughtering. We’re downright devoted to you thriving not just surviving with your daughter during the preteen, teen years and beyond.

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