Congratulations on getting your kid to the college season of life.
You probably feel a little off, maybe like you lost an appendage. But you will get through this. You have to let her go to grow, so you can grow too. Let her leave the nest, spread her wings and fall on a few branches so she can learn the valuable lessons she can only learn by experiencing them herself. So give her space.
Many of us know at least one person, often too young, whose story ended up in the obituaries. In just a few weeks, our own children will be heading back to school, where they will face academic stress, anxiety, and external social pressures. They are why we cannot afford to be complacent, because this is happening in our own backyards.Read More