Teaching Children Independence

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When I was 8, I could be left home alone. I was trusted to walk to and from school safely on my own, and I could be sent to play at the neighbor’s house down the street alone without fear. We live in a different age and time, but even if we didn’t, I would never let my son do any of those things. During a recent trip to a store that was especially difficult, we discussed the possibility of {Read More}