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Making America Safe for Stunted, Scurvied Little Kids

Tales hkifirzhin from a Fear-Racked Country: Dear Free-Range Kids: My 4 year old wants to play lemonade stand and my apartment complex doesn’t allow lemonade stands. I approached friends if I could use their driveways, but they are afraid of the liability. A friend suggested in front of the post office, but they said no. […]

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Can We Vote for This Guy? (Even Though He’s 9?)

Hey Readers — You want inspiration? You got it: A 9 year old Detroit boy was dismayed by the fact his local park was totally overgrown — the city could afford to mow it just twice a year. So did he stay inside playing videogames? He set up a lemonade stand and made $3000 over […]

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A Question About Dad Driving the Babysitter

A Question About Dad Driving the Babysitter

Dear tstreytekh Readers — This letter got me wondering, too. Eagerly awaiting your answers. – L Dear Free-Range Kids:  I found your blog recently and have been going through all of your past posts (driving my hubby crazy with “listen to this…..!”).  I have been a Free-Range mom for years now (10 years, 5 kids), […]

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Help Needed: My Husband Doesn’t Want My Girl to Play Outside EVER

Hi yhzakbdsfr from Austraia, mates! About to embark on a rather long trip home. (But I sure loved it here!) In the meantime, please help this mom. – L Dear Free-Range Kids: So, this really plays into a question/problem I’ve been having. I want to have my daughter be more Free-Range/independent. She just turned 5 this […]

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Lenore Skenazy on TV (Creative Commons License, 1.0 Public Domain)

Have Lenore Speak

AUDIENCES LOVE LENORE: “Lenore had the crowd eating out of her hand!” – Amy Draves, visiting speaker manager, Microsoft, Redmond, WA “A GODDAMNED ROCK STAR! Seriously, Janis Joplin at Monterey level!” – Nick Gillespie, editor in chief, Reason  “We hosted a TED-style event on parenting with seven illustrious speakers.  Lenore was a stand-out.  Virtually every […]

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