If you are staying up past midnight googling “how to tell my kid bad news without them freaking out on me or hating me,”
This message is for you.
It’s hard enough helping your HSC navigate changes in plans or new circumstances.
How can you possibly prepare them to hear unexpected bad news?!
You can’t control when their favorite teacher quits, or their best friend moves away...
Or being around your aunt who complains about everything and casually brings up devastating news in front of the children...
Or your niece who lost their hamster and won’t stop talking about it…
How can you say “your cousin might be sad today because Spot died” without causing your HSC to meltdown?
It’s normal to be sad when a pet or loved one passes away, but fearing the meltdown from your HSC is another story.
Tune in while I discuss how to prepare your HSC for surprised BAD news.
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