I’ve just survived my first school holidays as a first-time parent. What I’ve learned is that parents are noble creatures. Noble, but very stupid, and very tired. So very tired.
Last week brought us the Momo Challenge and the girth of internet criticism that followed. Which is entirely the point, Momo isn’t targeting our kids, it is targeting us.
Current Affairs Wrap: Donald pulls out of Kim, justice for Tiahleigh, 30y/o ordered from parents’ home
Well, what a week it was. The lunch date between Donald and Kim was called off, justice was finally served and one adult had to move out of home.
Over in the US, new laws have come into action protecting those parents who allow their kids to do things on their lonesome. What a world.
Parent and realist Rachel Reitsma offers her thoughts on the subjective science of happiness, and how she differs from her kids.