I am not raising obedient children…

…nor do I want to. Not that I would rather have┬ádisobedient kids, but…actually that’s closer to the truth. What?! (You say.) What crazy parent would want this? To me, the word “obedient” has such a negative connotation when used in reference to raising children. It literally means to obey. As in, orders. Is that what parenting is? Ordering our children through their youth? I guess it would be nice if my kids followed my orders Read More …