The parenting section of the bookstore is overwhelming—it’s “a giant, candy-colored monument to our collective panic,” as writer Jennifer Senior puts it.
Why is parenthood filled with so much anxiety?
Because the goal of modern, middle-class parents—to raise happy children—is so elusive.
In this honest talk, she offers some kinder and more achievable aims.
Excellent podcast : http://iono.fm/e/83282
Or view the Ted Talks : http://www.ted.com/talks/jennifer_senior_for_parents_happiness_is_a_very_high_bar