No one said raising kids is supposed to be easy, and so it goes that raising mentally strong kids is even harder. Yet, there are things that we know do not lead to mentally strong kids. Coddling them is one mistake that parents make. Because when we don’t let kids struggle enough to develop the skills it takes to overcome hardship, we don’t put any faith in them, or their ability. Telling your kids they are great all of the time is also not a good idea. Most things are mediocre, some things are good, and few things are truly great. Children need to understand the difference.
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