We Are All Weird: What You Can Do To Stop Bullying

My kids are thirteen and ten, and I'm never sure I'm getting any of this right. Lately I’ve taken to letting my older son walk or bike by himself to a friend’s house — it’s exactly six blocks away. I’ve also let him have limited email privacy while talking to him about what he’s writing and to whom. (By limited, I meant that I promised not to read message to a particular close friend if he asked me not to.) I’m feeling my way here like everyone else. But I am as concerned about doing too much as … [Read more...]