Dear Friend, You Are Winning

One morning last week, I decided I was going to commit to really spending more unplugged time being present with my kids. I sat on the floor. The baby handed me a toy, and I couldn't help but smile. BG and I did a puzzle. I thought, Man, I'm totally winning at parenting. Then she decided the game she wanted to play was to hide the shark puzzle in her toy box, peek at it, run across the room and throw herself with full force into my lap, giggle screaming directly in my face that there was a shark in the toybox. It was funny and endearing. Once. ...more
If we all could pull off 20 minutes of undividea attention with the people we care about every ...more