Are Your Kids in a Race to Nowhere?

 One of the hardest lessons to learn as a parent is to trust your instincts.  You feel something is not right with your child, but you can’t quite put your finger on it.   Is she happy? Is she under too much pressure? Is this the way it’s supposed to be? All questions you might ask yourself when you see something off in your child. But, despite the voice in your head, there is a whole host of people, from school counselors to medical doctors to your closest friends, who will tell you,  “Everything is just fine.  This is normal behavior.”...more