You are about to send your kid off to college with approximately 2,000 more things than he or she needs.
It's hard enough to feel good about what we do without other people questioning how we do it. Just don't be that mom questioning another mom's motives.
We are the pariahs of the parenting world and it's just not justified.
I'm not sure about you, but I have a hard time deciding what category I fall into as a mom. There is the crunchy mommy, the helicopter mommy, the tiger mom, and the free range mommy, etc.
"Every day I'm hovering."
He shook me off halfway to the sidewalk. "Mom. I've got this." He trotted towards the school without a backwards glance. My throat burned again as I watched him.
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