This is my #metoo story. #nomoreshame #timesup
Jaren is a junior in high school now and is starting to become more independent, which makes me somewhat nervous. This is such a crucial time in his life and soon he will be entering adulthood. He will be face to face with choices that I will not always be able to assist him with and I trust that I have given him the tools to make those decisions.
I remember once, after bringing Jaren to my job for “Kids Day at Work”, one of my co-workers said to me, “You know what I like about Jaren? He is a kid. He acts like a kid. And I mean that as a compliment.” My co-worker, who did not have children, went on to explain to me that she felt parents tried to make grown-ups out of kids instead of allowing them to be kids and act like kids. She was…
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