via The Atlantic, "Why Parents Need to Let Their Children Fail"
by Parent Co.March 09, 2015
High responsiveness and low demandingness parents don't give their children the chance to solve their own problems. A study explores the resulting low confidence and lack of independence in students who weren't allowed to suffer setbacks.
via Why Parents Need to Let Their Children Fail in The Atlantic.
If there is one thing to know about doing chores with your toddler, it’s this: You need to plan for it to take twice as long while looking half as good. Even if that makes the Type A side of you bristle, there are benefits to involving your little ones in household chores.