letters | THE DINNER DILEMMA
Parents coddle, and that’s what causes stress
Patricia Lowden writes: My Mom cooked for my Dad, and what he ate for dinner we ate, or we didn’t eat at all. Do you think I liked liver and onions as a 6-year-old? I didn’t like them then, and I still don’t. But I ate them because my parents didn’t coddle me or my siblings.