5. You Are Not Actually Protecting Them

One of the main reasons parents lie to their children is to protect them. That may work when they are smaller but once they become teenagers, you are not protecting them. They need to know that you can offer them support in all of lifeโ€™s problems and if you never talk about it, they will never feel they can talk to you about it.

You Cannot Preserve Their Innocence
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