Allowing Your Kids to be “THEM”


“You may give them your love but not your thoughts, for they have their own thoughts.”

Kahlil Gibran, Lebanese-American author (1883-1931)

Hal’s Take: Our job as parents is not to re-create ourselves. That is narcissistic and short sighted. But many of us do it anyway without even realizing it. The simple fact is, our children are sentient beings. They think, they feel, they create, they love. Period. With or without you, they have that capability.

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