Being consistent certainly has its place, but we also need to be more flexible parents.
In parenting conversations, we often talk about the importance of consistency. With bedtimes, with routines – but too much of a good thing can always go wrong. Flexibility is an important trait of good parents, and we can teach it to our kids, too.
Studio 5 Parenting Contributor Heather Johnson shares what it means to be a flexible parent. There are five ways to have more flexibility, and they start with being a dynamically balanced family.