A Poem for My Little One

A Poem for My Little One

I had one of those breathtaking moments last night as I held my daughter before bedtime. I watched our shadows on the wall and realized she’s not going to be this small for much longer. It was such a sweet moment as I rubbed her back and she rubbed mine, squeezing one another so tight […]

A love letter of Thank You’s

A love letter of Thank You’s

So often instead of saying the words I should or need to, ie. “Thank you”, I find myself saying things like, “Don’t forget to do xyz”, “Now that this is done, I need you to…”, “Can you do x before yz?”, “Remember to do…” All these reminders, instructions, requests should be replaced with “Thank you.” […]

How to Raise Thankful Children

How to Raise Thankful Children

It’s that time of year – when turkeys are being cooked, families are gathering, and we are all focusing on what we are thankful for. One great thing we can do for our children is teach them how to be thankful as well. Let’s take on the wonderful task this Thanksgiving of teaching our children […]