Not only does he see firsthand how food is grown, he takes pride in helping me tend to the plants and harvest the bounty!
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I hope that in seeing an act of kindness, they can learn to help others and be kind to others without judging, and regardless of circumstances.
When you’re ready for all your life’s prior accomplishments and successes to be diminished down to nothing. Potty training doesn’t care who you are.
So moms out there, don’t be surprised when your adult child returns home and seems to be dancing between being a child and trying to be an adult.
As much as I miss the baby years, they give way to some pretty cool stuff that comes with growing up. Those moments and stages are also irreplaceable.
Finally, when we have playdates we like to focus on activities we can do together and so we will not be engaging in media.
Are you familiar with the term mindfulness? It is a synonym of conscious living. It is my top coping skill that I use most often with my children.
For some reason I thought that patience was just going to naturally be granted to me by the Nice Mom Fairy once my child was born.
But, the first time I heard them call her “Mom,” I felt my heart drop out of my chest. I’m your mom. I carried you. Nobody, NOBODY, can love you like I can.
No child should ever live a life where they struggle to get food. But it happens. All the time. How do I teach my children about hunger?