“We’ll dust off some old traditions and add a little of our own personal shine, and ultimately we’ll be together making memories even if just for a day.”
Tales From the Trenches
“These other moms just don’t understand the development of children,” I used to say to my husband, “our children will be different.”
My wife and I have worked hard to bring our best selves to being Mom and Dad. The best we’ve got happens to include an executive decision to let cursing fall through the filter.
I want to focus on learning. I want to focus on experiences that will shape his life, even at such a young age. And here’s how I’m going to do that.
Never heard of the Concentric Circle of Responsibility? My counselor introduced it to me, and it’s going to help me be a better parent.