I’m pretty hands off when it comes to my kids’ conflicts.
Sure, I coach them through scuffles and break things up when it gets too intense, but for the most part I’m a fan of letting them work things out on their own. In our house it’s not unusual to hear royal rumbles erupting or to walk in on a wrestling match, and unless someone’s yelling uncle I tend to keep my nose out of it.
Today after school was no exception, my son and I enjoying some time at the park before heading home, when some “big kids” started wrestling on the ground beside us. [Read more…]