My daughter started her period today and I tried to make it a big deal but I also want to do something. What has others done in this situation for their daughter (s)? Thank you.
Mine didn’t do anything because I would have been mortified if they did.
I did a special “becoming a women date”. We went out to dinner and then went shopping for what she would need
Uhhh…I am not sure I would of liked that, and I didn’t do anything for my girl…other than hug her and tell her about it a bit more.
Mine didn’t do anything what are you suppose to do or am I missing something
Staying home from school and just relaxing!
Chocolates, icecream, bubble bath? Scented candles and her fave snacks and maybe if she has cramps or back aches something for that too:) anything to relax her. I don’t have a daughter but this is the shit I would have wanted for my first time or just really ANY TIME.
Periods are miserable I don’t understand why anyone would want to celebrate that sentence
If you want to do something… keep it private between you and your daughter. It’s SUPER AWKWARD telling EVERYONE that your daughter is now a ‘Women’. Lol
Make a period basket.
Everything she will need sanitary wise and throw in some comfort items. Chocolate, candies, tissues, a diary, heating pad, maybe a warm fuzzy blanket and some advil.
ERM, people only do that in the movies
My mom took me out for a nice dinner and dessert she even took me to the store to buy bath stuff and pads of course she explained why I would need them and all that once we got home but for that day I did feel special until later on when I learned how bad they hurt:joy:
buy her a cozy blanket, heating pad, midol, and tea
I would have died from embarrassment if anyone made a big deal of it. Tread carefully
Flowers! I was confused but my mom and the women in our lives congratulated me and brought me flowers
How about doing nothing…dont mortify your daughter
My mom let me stay home from school that day, which at ten yrs old was good enough for me. (granted this was twenty years ago when getting the ink pen with 5 different colors was enough to please the shit out of kids.)
I had talks with my daughter and prepared her for it and when she did start for the first time we had a low key girls day shopping, lunch and pedicures
I did a little gift bag! Bag of 3 different size pads wipes and new pack of panties!
I did everything before the big day,dinner shopping talking.Glad I did when the day came she was not in the mood.