As the parent of a toddler, I find I am picking battles all day, every day. Such as this one…
Sure, you can wear a crown to school. Maybe it will promote more narcissism like everyone is talking about. Everyone loves a narcissistic threenager. Oh yeah, ALL toddlers are narcissistic, but I digress.
We pick battles every single day: in traffic, at school or work, and in our own homes. I recently went to an education conference in which the speaker was discussing ways to manage anxious students. One of the of her suggestions was to
choose your engagements rather than pick you battles.