Here’s the most amazing thing I’ve ever been told by a parent. “I can’t make my kids to go to school if they don’t want to.” The kids in question were in elementary school.
My parents had surprisingly little difficulty in telling me what to do when I was in elementary school. The had no trouble telling me what to do in high school. And they had no trouble telling me what to do when I was an adult. The only difference was that when I was an adult and not living at home, I didn’t necessarily do what they