I'd question my teen's definition of abusive but I don't force my kids to be friends with anyone. Actually had very awkward summer last year when my dds decided they were done...(more)6-15-2016 10:04am
with a set of sisters who are the daughters of my and DH's closest friends. It was an awkward conversation but I had to tell my friend that we should stop trying to force the girls' friendships and just get together as adults now that we don't need babysitters.
OP - they had taken breaks in the past. The girl would be classified as a bully and my dd has had enough of being yelled at and told what to do. I'm friends with the mom and she...(more)6-15-2016 10:20am
feels if our friendship mattered I would force my dd to be friends. I'd be happy if the girls found a common place and could be social but I can't force it.