Academy award-winning actress Cate Blanchett is proudly strict with her boys, Dashiell, 11, Roman, 9, and Ignatius, 5. And she feels we could all tighten the reins a little.
"I don't enjoy being the bad cop but sometimes I have to be," Cate has said. "My husband and I worry about our generation trying to be friends with their children rather than parents of their children. If you're going to try and make your children like you, you're in dangerous waters I think."
"I think I'm pretty loving, but what I do know is that you have to let them talk and you have to listen," she adds. "I hope that when they're 15, they're still talking as freely to us as now."
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