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- Tell nit-picky mom of son’s missteps - Wed, 10 Jul 2013 PST
Hi, Carolyn: A friend of mine, “Sara,” has many great qualities, but one thing is starting to make this friendship wear thin. We both have 8-year-old boys, and Sara seems to think her son can do no wrong. When I pick my son up from playing at her house, Sara will always have some tiny infraction to report that my son did “wrong.” (He had his feet on the chair! He didn’t say thank you!) When I ...
July 10, 2013 - The Spokesman-Review