Not Checking Out

Not Checking Out

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When we’re raising our white flag, sometimes it’s hard not checking out too.

After a long day, a long week, goodness, a long month, allll we really want is to relax, regroup, think of nothing, and do nothing.

That’s okay. We simply must keep in mind that we need to not check out when our kiddos need us. That doesn’t mean fix the mom-hearing (you have to know what I’m talking about here).

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Independence VS Helicoptering

Independence VS Helicoptering

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Allowing kiddos to learn things through trial and error or protecting them in a big ol’ bubble. Tough choice when it comes to independence vs helicoptering.

For me, I’m probably more of a hover-er, but I try to recognize the importance of them making decisions and participating in their own life choices.

We cannot forever protect them from the world, but we CAN help prepare them for it and what they’ll face. Yet, I also feel like it’s okay to let them know they CAN ask for help when needed (some of us can still use that reminder, right??).

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