Admit it, after watching a Gilmore Girlsmarathon you wonder why you can't have that witty and heartwarming mother-child connection — so much so that you try to bring the TV relationship to life. While it's great to be close to your child, being their BFF isn't always the best idea — especially if your actions cross the parenting line. From small slips to major mistakes, here are a few things to avoid doing on your quest to becoming the cool mom.
Let Them Call You Anything but MomExceptions include mother, mommy, and mama.
Curse . . . a Lot!OK, you're bound to drop an f-bomb or two as a parent. Just don't make it a habit.
Show Them Age-Inappropriate MoviesUnless you want to deal with sleepless nights.
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