Somewhere during the movement of parents wanting more for their children then they had has our kids believing that the world revolves around them, and they don’t need to be responsible. We have raised kids that feel entitled to their parents paying for everything even into adulthood.
“I’ve run into burning buildings as a New York City firefighter, pulled swimmers from 40-foot waves as a big-wave surf rescuer, and taught Navy SEALs how to maneuver watercraft in open ocean. Even so, I will tell you that being a stay-at-home dad is an intense job.”…” I’m not doing mom stuff-I’m raising my kids…I get irritated when friends announce that their husbands are home ‘babysitting.’ They’re not! They’re caring for their kids.
Oh Dear! Now you just want to climb right back into the womb….the problem with achieving independence is you realize too late that you should have loved your childhood, the reliance on the love and protection of your parents, and cherished the friends you were free to play with for hours on end with no worries. Oh man…..
Here’s to US and U.S! Remember to love your kids, swim, laugh, and play. If there is ever a holiday that shines on the fun of summer, and activities this is the one. Get messy, get wet, and laugh a lot. Try to avoid the heat, and blowing off any part of your body….
So, we live in the United States of America. A country known for a vast amount of choices available to us, and for over consumption. If something is available to us we will consume it, and consume it until there is nothing left of it. We like a t shirt then we must own…