Your little girl is becoming a young lady, which means menstruation, mood swings, and more questions than you can answer.
Your little girl is becoming a young lady, which means menstruation, mood swings, and more questions than you can answer. While it's important to talk her through the changes, it's always nice to have some help with the big questions. These books can make talking about menstruation a little easier (and a lot less awkward) for you and your daughter.
The Care and Keeping of You: The Body Book For Younger Girls
From the beloved American Girl brand, The Care and Keeping Of You
($13) teaches girls about the changes they will face in the next few years. With topics ranging from hair care, healthy habits, and her first period, this book will ease your daughter into the teen years.
Ready, Set, Grow: A "What's Happening to My Body?" Book For Younger Girls
Ready, Set, Grow
($13) teaches young ladies that these changes should be celebrated not feared. Combining humor and facts, this book tackles puberty in a way that most moms can't.
The Period Pocketbook: Honest Answers With Advice From Real Girls
Even if you talk your daughter through the changes, you may not be there when she really needs the help. Easy to carry and even easier to understand, The Period Pocketbook
($4) is the ideal guide-on-the-go.
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