A follow up to my (may I say) CRITICALLY UNDERAPPRECIATED POST here Fatal Distraction


    But what I always find lacking in these warnings is some explanation, not only of how expectations have shifted so radically for parents, but of why they have shifted.

You know, it's a shame, because the author spent an hour on the phone with Lenore Skenazy but didn't read her book where a full two chapters are dedicated to exactly this question.

It's particularly shameful as the entire article is one long exploration of the the question above, as seen through the lens of personal experience.

posted by _refugee_: 1686 days ago