Letting kids take “safe risks” is such a no-no for mothers!
Jenny Baxter, talks about being over-protective on ultra106five
Friday 25th August 2017
We mothers are good at nurturing. We do it without thinking, and often have no idea when we’re being over-protective. However there is an important element of controlled risk-taking needed in every child’s life. This prepares them to survive when they arrive in the adult world.
The art of letting your children take safe risks is something which is usually learned by listening to another perspective. Giving proof that it does indeed “take a village to raise a child”.