"If my kids liked me 100% of the time, I am probably failing at parenting."
"If your 30, 40-something and your best friend is an 8 year-old, like that's just weird."
"You know what is terminal? Them turning into entitled bratty adults the rest of the world now has to deal with - that's terminal."
The video is by Kristina Kuzmic, she has written an article along the same subject on her blog. I was totally 'parented' as a kid, and am so very thankful for it. In fact my mom still refuses to be my friend. I am sad about the that but also understand it - we each have our own friends, our dynamic is mother and daughter.