We don’t expect this from anyone else. So why put it on mothers?
In a society that puts successful individuals high on a pedestal, well-meaning parents who fear their children will be left behind naturally place an emphasis on doing well and on success. But is failure really such a bad thing?
As a parent, you understand the importance of reading for and to your child. But what if sourcing for good, age-appropriate books mean spending hours on end online or at bookstores at the expense of quality time with your children?