"In short, being a parent doesn't make you an expert in parenting."
As youth need guidance to learn, well, how to be youth- parents need guidance on how to be parents. So S&R is offering a pre-screened, no-nonsense, resolution-free article on communicating with, and parenting your children in 2013 (and beyond).
Read it here:
"So, think of parenting as a process where you continuously have the opportunity to take on a new challenge, acquire knowledge, and improve your performance. And, this year, instead of promising to transform yourself overnight into a better parent, how about committing to continually improve your parenting little by little, by learning, thinking deeply about, and mastering one skill at a time?"