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Fatherhood Is About Embracing Independence

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Filmmaker Aaron Eveland thought that he needed to be risk averse to raise children appropriately. In reality, the lessons that arose in his family’s adventures molded his and his partner’s children into strong and determined critical thinkers, which he believes will help them succeed in adulthood.