BIGGER THAN YOUR HOUSE
By Brooklyn Lindsey
We talk all the time about Widening the Circle for our kids, inviting people into your life and into your kid’s life that you hope will influence both you and them in a positive way. But how do you do this? How can you invest strategically in these relationships?
1) Talk to the person you hope will influence your kid.
That person needs to know that your kid looks up to them and is influenced by them. Express your hopes that he or she will be someone your kid can confide in and will build a relationship with them. Talking to the people that your kids will be talking to is really important and helps establish a mutual level of trust . . .
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