23: Average Friends, Average Life: How The People You Hang Out With Impacts Your Family

Welcome to The Strong Family Project, a podcast dedicated to helping families build strong, healthy, and thriving relationships. In this episode, hosts Joe and Mell dive into the topic of how you and your kids are an average of the people you hang out with. They explore the importance of picking your friends and circles wisely to ensure that you and your family are surrounded by positive influences that support your growth and development.

It’s often said that you are the sum of the five people you spend the most time with, and this is especially true for children, who are highly influenced by their peers and social surroundings. But how can you ensure that your family is surrounded by positive role models and supportive friends? How can you teach your kids to make wise choices when it comes to their social circles?

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In this episode, Joe and Mell share their insights and experiences on how to pick your friends and circles wisely, and the benefits of surrounding yourself with positive influences. They discuss the importance of setting boundaries and saying no to negative influences, as well as how to foster healthy and positive friendships.

Whether you’re a parent looking to guide your children in making wise choices when it comes to their social circles, or simply want to ensure that you and your family are surrounded by positive influences, this episode of The Strong Family Project is sure to provide you with valuable insights and practical strategies for creating a supportive and uplifting social environment.

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