The Lawnmower Parent

How many of us like to see our children fail? Obviously non of us I know silly question right? Well as adults how often do we struggle and fail at something? Its a natural process in life. As much as we do not like to see our children fail if we are always there to “bail them out” how will they ever gain the tools required to problem solve through life?

Have you heard of the helicopter parent? As we know things are forever changing in our world and helicopter parents are almost a term of the past. The new title out there is the lawnmower parent. In this video I explain and provide the definition of a lawnmower parent. Along with how we should try to avoid falling under this title if you will for the betterment of our children.

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