Merry Christmas and Happy Hanukkah! Go back to having fun!
But if you want a quick break, here’s a 3-minute clip of me on the Kennedy show on Fox Business a few days ago. I wish I could figure out the embed code (if anyone can, please send), but since I can’t, just click on this. You’ll recognize some of the “Top 11 Worst Free-Range Moments of 2016.” I publicize these stories are not just to get us mad. They are to sow the seeds of change. I can’t think of anyone who wants their loving, rational parenting choices to be second-guessed by overbearing authorities with the power to put us in jail.
Let’s hope that 2017 brings us some cultural and legislative changes that decriminalize normal parenting and normal childhoods (including unchaperoned trips to the library). – L