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The Role of a Matriarch: 6 reasons why it is so important to our kids

The role of a matriarch is essential in family life.

We know moms and grandmas are a powerful, positive force in families, but the matriarch in media can tell a different story. The role of the mom/grandma is often depicted as controlling, comparative, manipulative and destructive to their family systems.

Studio 5 Parenting Contributor Heather Johnson shares why the role of matriarch in a family is indispensable.

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