Charting the rise and fall of ‘Lawnmower Parents’

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First we heard of ‘helicopter moms,’ now ‘lawnmower parents’ have their day. Santa Barbara Independent columnist Starshine Roshell has some advice for a more laid back approach to raising kids, especially in the wake of the college admissions scandal.

Roshell relaxes in her backyard with her family. Photo courtesy of Starshine Roshell.




Carolina Starin