All posts tagged "Lenore Skenazy"
Parents Now Need To Sign Permission Slips Before Their Kids Can Eat An Oreo In Class
Permission slips are a staple of parenting school-age children. There are permission slips for field trips, permission slips...
Lenore Skenazy’s Awesome New Show Brings Helicopter Parents Back Down To Earth
Lenore Skenazy was once labeled the "world's worst mom" for letting her nine-year-old ride the subway in New...
Woman Who Left Kids Alone In Car May Not Be A Bad Mom, But She Was Breaking The Law
The law in Maryland states that a child must be at least eight years old to be left...
Dad Dares To Let Kids Play At Park Alone, ‘Helpful’ Neighbor Calls CPS
Last month, a Maryland mother who let her six-year-old and 10-year-old children play at a park by themselves...
Rage Against The Minivan: Why I’m Not A Free-Range Parent
Personally, I love the idea of teaching kids to be self-reliant. I’ve written about trying to raise independent,...
Predators Aren’t Looking For Victims On Facebook
The idea that posting kids' pictures to social media turns them into pervert prey is, thank goodness, unfounded....
Letting Your Kid Wait In The Car Is Not The End Of The World
Lately, we have not only become hyper-aware that kids can die if forgotten in cars, we have come...
Lenore Skenazy Is Charging $350 For ‘Free-Range’ Nothing
I don't need to pay Lenore Skenazy to neglect my kids. I can do that for free.
Paranoid Parenting: Worrying Too Much About Perverts And Naked Pictures
One of the weirdest things about modern parenting is the demise of the naked baby picture. When I...