How to Raise Independent and Responsible Children

I have such a passion for helping children to be independent and personally responsible. I know that personally for me a huge part of my success as a person in… View Post

Peter Pan Syndrome and Three Year Olds

“No! I won’t turn four. I am free!” Brinley emphatically exclaimed. She loved being three and loved being young. And yet. Yet she wanted to be independent. She wanted to… View Post

In Our Efforts To Help, We Might Actually Hurt Them

  Ah parenthood. We start out with this baby who is completely dependent on us. Completely. This baby could not live without us. With our first baby, this is probably… View Post

Worldproof Your Baby

A huge premise of  Free-Range Kids , at least what I take as a premise, is the idea that we shouldn’t shelter our children from the world, we should world-proof our… View Post

How to Prepare Your Kids Well for a New Baby

How to Prepare for a New Baby: Establish Independence in Children. How to get siblings prepared for a new baby. Taking care of a newborn and one or more other… View Post