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Subject: Re: Bike helmets Cherie


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Kim
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Date Posted: 12:17:40 05/25/21 Tue
In reply to: Cherie 's message, "Re: Bike helmets" on 17:32:29 05/23/21 Sun



Cherie
I feel very strongly about bicycle helmets. It is something that really makes me upset when I see children riding their bicycles without helmets on. Especially when their parents are there. It's important that they understand it's for their safety. But I know for me I expect my daughter to obey mom's law. I do try to explain the reasons why in a way she can understand. But the bottom line is she's going to wear her bicycle helmet then that's the end of it.
I do know that peer pressure and teasing is a thing and it's unpleasant. Is still is unpleasant even as adults we sometimes still deal with it in some ways. I think that it's wonderful that you take care of your family and your nieces and nephews. I think it'll be awhile before we have to have this talk again. I would hope that we would go the whole summer without having to deal with this again. But if necessary I will correct her again.
Sometimes I wonder why they just don't listen but I'm sure that's an age old question. This is certainly something that could have been avoided. I'm not one who believes in a lot of warnings but hopefully this will be a warning for her.
And I'm sure we will have to have another talk soon
I hope you and your family are doing well
Kim


>Kim,
>
>Let me be another to say I'm proud of you for handling
>this like you have. Better to have a red sore bottom
>for a couple days than an injure head, brain.
>
>As you can imagine with raising two boys and having
>five nieces and nephews there has been quite a few
>spankings here for them riding bikes and using
>skateboards without helmets, we have spanked for this
>while on our summer vacation at the lake as well.

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