I just returned from a meeting with my kid’s school counselor addressing an issue concerning her, and while there are others getting a talking-to right now, I can’t stop thinking about what just happened. 1,370 more words
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IT’S A GOOD THING I LIKE GRAHAM CRACKERS BECAUSE I’M GOING TO BUY SO MANY TODAY.
I’m going to assume you’ve seen this already because you’re hip and on it and good. But if not, watch this.
The Atlantic just ran a great article by Hana Rosin (of The End of Men fame), called The Overprotected Kid.
You should read it in entirety, it’s fantastic, but to summarize: we’ve become increasingly protective of our children and as a result have limited or even eliminated their free-range time, in turn causing children to become: 384 more words
The only way in which this is not like real life is where are they getting five minutes to sit on a stoop? Otherwise, bravo.
Art credit: Aya Kakeda