‘But what about GCSEs?’
Even if you achieve them, they are not guarantees to life of happiness, wellness or success.
‘But don’t you want to give them the best chance?’
Of course, every parent wants this but they use this crafty phrasebook to catch us in the net of guilt and send us back.
Back to the swim lane.
Because after all, don’t we want our children to succeed?
So what if we jump ship?
Will we descend into chaos or will we actually guide our children in the important lessons?
The ones they need most?
Safety, love, consistency, confidence.
But what do I know? I’ve never worn a lanyard..