Why Didn’t I Trust My 10-Year-Old to Ride Her Bike?
Amy is a suburban mom who didn’t think twice about how much she was watching and worrying about her daughter…until the girl flounced in with a strange homework assignment:
“Go home and do something new, on your own, without your parents.”
Amy and her daughter talked about what independent things she could do. Then off the girl went to do them.
Who changed more — Amy or her daughter?
Good question. Here is Amy’s story: