How to Talk to Little Girls

little girlFor those of you with daughters, nieces or granddaughters… this is an interesting article on interacting with young girls.  Our usual instinct is to say “oh!  You’re so cute/pretty!”  What are you setting them up for in the future?

Having a daughter myself I realize how often I glow as a parent when someone says my kiddo’s cute.  But now I’m even more aware of nurturing her intellect/problem solving skills instead of her “cuteness”.

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