Celebrating What’s Important

I must have done something right to raise a kid who does not demand expensive gifts for her birthday. It’s my daughter’s 9th today and when I asked what she’d want to do on her birthday, she asked if she could : 1) be picked up by me from school today (she rides a school… Continue reading Celebrating What’s Important

The Mirror is the Child

During a dinner conversation the other night, a young father told us that his 2 year old child’s favorite reply, when asked to do something, is “I’m busy”. ┬áThis made his wife realize that the child was simply echoing her, prompting her to avoid using the same set of words whenever she can. ┬áThis too,… Continue reading The Mirror is the Child