Getting to that Empty Nest

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/08/22/magazine/22Adulthood-t.html?_r=1&emc=eta1

One of the most challenging tasks of parenting is to launch a child post 18 years old into autonomous adulthood. This becomes a stressful issue in marriages when parents disagree on the level of support and expectations and when adult children take longer than expected to reach independence. Excellent article that examines cultural and parenting trends that have caused experts to consider adding a new stage of life in the 20s called Emerging Adulthood.

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