I wish I could give you step-by-step instructions. I cannot.
However, I know the One who gives wisdom each step of the way.
Concerning parenting teenaged daughters, the Lord’s wisdom is fail-proof.
Mothering didn’t come naturally for me. Staring at our firstborn in the hospital, I remember thinking Now what? We can’t take him home by ourselves. What will we do with him? I don’t know how to raise a child! That should have been the first clue that this would be a “needy” journey…