Today we’re diving deep into something all of us parents can relate to – “Parent Traps.”
Now, first things first, I want to make it crystal clear – we’re not talking about Lindsay Lohan’s movie “The Parent Trap” or the old 1960s classic. Nope, we’re talking about real-life parent traps, the ones you might find yourself caught in.
So, kick back, relax, and get ready to discover these traps, how to avoid them, and level up your parenting game.
This is something I’ve been working on for a while, and I’m excited to share it with you. You see, I’ve identified three common parent traps that many of us fall into. The great news is that I’ve created a quiz to help you figure out which one(s) you’re stuck in and how to break free.
But before we dive into that quiz, let me give you a sneak peek at these three parent traps:
- The Controlling Parent Trap: Ever found yourself trying to control every aspect of your teen’s life, from their thoughts to their actions? It comes from a place of love, but it’s a trap. We’ll show you how to break free.
- The Doormat Parent Trap: On the flip side, some of us become total doormats, letting our teens walk all over us because we want them to like us. It’s time to regain your boundaries and self-respect.
- The Lost and Confused Parent Trap: Have you ever felt completely lost and confused as a parent, unsure of what to do or how to do it right? We’ve got the answers to help you find your way.
Now, you might be wondering, “Why should I take this quiz? I already know which trap I’m in.” Well, here’s the deal – this quiz doesn’t just pinpoint your primary trap; it breaks it all down and tells you where to start making changes. It’s your roadmap to becoming a better parent.
Plus, when you take the Parent Trap quiz, you get an invitation to a free Masterclass with me, where I’ll dive deeper into these traps and help you get unstuck. All because I care about you and your journey as a parent.
So, don’t wait! Take the quiz and discover your parenting strengths and areas for improvement. Let’s get you on the path to becoming the best parent you can be.
And remember, if this podcast has been helpful for you, it can be for your friends too. Share it with other parents who could use some support on this amazing, challenging journey of parenting. You’ve got one job today – go take the Parent Trap quiz. I’ll see you soon!