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20 Signs Your Tween Is Turning Into a Teen

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17. Tastemaker
If your kid has a friend who’s big into olives on pizza, it may become his new go-to pizza topping as well. Peer influence can help kids open up to trying new things, but it can push them into doing things they would rather not as well. Keep an open dialog so your child knows he can come to you to ask questions, advice, or just to talk.