Forcing your kids to take up activities

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Do you remember when your parents forced you to do something “for your own good” that you absolutely loathed? Turi thinks back to her experiences as a child and parent, and debates what kind of behavior you can or cannot force on your kids.


A music student heads home following a violin lesson. (Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune)