helicopter parenting

Are You a Helicopter Parent?

Today we’re privileged to have a guest post by Anna Scates of The 7 Year Adventure – A Positive Spin on Parenting. We are all guilty of it at some point in our kids’ lives. It just comes naturally, and we can’t help it. Parents wind up driving their kids crazy by being a wee bit overbearing. The more common term for it is “Helicopter Parenting.” Learning to let go can be a painful, slow process in a parent’s life. You have to make yourself do it, especially when they go off to college. I found myself “helicoptering” once when… Continue Reading This Article