Raising a girl is truly an adventure. Every year brings a new stage accompanied by excitement. One of the most exciting times in your daughter's life is the dating stage. It is when she starts to experiment with the social scene and tries to find out what types of boys she might like. She also has a chance to learn some basic dating techniques, build her self-confidence, and go through a rehearsal for perhaps finding a long-term partner. With plenty of information and encouragement from you, your daughter can travel through the dating landscape without too much trouble.