The Kids are Listening

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Sometimes I replay in my mind the stupid things I say to my child.

We’ll be arguing about her unmade bed, or the jacket she lost, or the test she bombed because she didn’t study. Instead of saying she’s sorry, and will try harder next time, she makes excuses.

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Stephanie Gruner Buckley

Stephanie Gruner Buckley

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Writer, editor, parent. Former staffer at Quartz, WSJ and Inc. magazine.