ADVICE FOR PARENTS
WHAT ARE LAWNMOWER PARENTS?
"...in raising children who have experienced minimal struggle, we are not creating a happier generation of kids. We are creating a generation that has no what idea what to do when they actually encounter struggle."
A great article on the necessity on letting our kids experience hardships in their life!
HELPING YOUR DAUGHTER DEAL WITH ANXIETY
“Brave is a positive word -- it’s something we aspire to be...Built into the word is the understanding that the person is scared and yet they are doing something anyway. Scared is here to stay. Anxiety is part of life. It’s not our job to vanquish these feelings. It’s our job to develop the resources we need to march forward anyway.”
A really helpful article on helping young women and girls reframe anxiety.