What Your Youngest Child Doesn’t Know About College Drop Off

T-Ann Pierce
4 min readAug 23, 2022
Photo by Victoria Heath on Unsplash

I am all too familiar with the phenomenon of ‘soiling the nest.’ Soiling the nest happens in the run-up to college drop-off when our kids make terrible decisions, pick fights and, in general, become real pains in the ass, subconsciously making it easier for them to leave for college and making it easier for us to let them go. I’d been through the college drop-off drill before. Three…

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T-Ann Pierce

Cognitive Behavior Practitioner, Life Coach & storyteller. Linking arms with women who are ready to thrive despite circumstances and cluster f*cks.