The Microwave Generation: What Are We Doing to Our Children?

"I want to give my children everything that I didn't have when I was a kid?" Have you ever heard someone say this? Have you ever said it yourself? Every time I hear that statement I wonder two things, a) what exactly does it mean? and b) why? As a parent of twenty somethings, I see a lot in them, their friends, and their generation in general, that suggests that we parents may be giving them entirely too much. ...more
@Lisa Owen I don't know what I would do if I had two kids, but it does seem very expensive to ...more