Mindful parenting

The Things Kids Say

Kids can say the most cringeworthy things sometimes. We had one of those moments yesterday. The moment when your delightfully curious but uninhibited toddler asks a question and you just freeze. 

Typically, I would tell you I am really good at those questions and I am. I do really well when Max throws them at me all day long.

Facilitating Growth Through Risk

I’ve realized that my kids tend to challenge me in areas that I need growth. The behaviors that bug me the most or the things I react most to, have more to do with me. My fears. My concerns. My insecurities. Those are the things I react to. Lately this has been around “risky” behavior.