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Mom, I Got My Attitude From You (And That’s Not A Bad Thing!)

This article first appeared on Dear Mom, The big question appalled and surprised parents often ask their child after a confrontational or revelatory moment is, “Where did you get this attitude from?” I know you hate to admit it, mother of mine, but I get much of my determined and strong-willed nature from you. I and many other millennials just like me are at a point in our lives when the world is spinning just a smidgen too fast, the bonds we’ve made throughout childhood are all too often broken, and the only things we have that are constant and prevalent are the lessons and the behaviors our parents have taught us.
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