Living With the Danger . . . And Finding Ways to Overcome It

In many ways this was a typical Monday morning.Both kids got distracted several times while getting ready, and had to be reminded multiple times to get their backpacks, their snacks, their mittens and hats. (I'd like to pretend that all my reminders were calm and kind -- but truth be told, I did yell a couple of times.)On most school mornings getting out the door can seem like a marathon -- often a frustrating one....more