What were some of your most memorable adventures as a kid? How do your kids’ adventures compare to yours?
According to an article published by the Washington Post in 2015, “There’s Never Been a Safer Time to Be a Kid in America.” Yet, even with greater safety, most parents allow their kids to explore less and have less independence than kids in previous generations. Is this focus on safety really helping our kids, or do we need to loosen our grip on our children in order to help grow into adults who take healthy risks?
Our February virtue is “Bold Adventurer.” The basic definitions of “bold” and “adventurer” involve taking risks.