Teaching Kindness


Have you ever heard the sobering fact that we actually TEACH people how to treat us? From Dr. Phil (one of my favs): “You either teach people to treat you with dignity and respect, or you don’t. This means you are partly responsible for the mistreatment that you get at the hands of someone else. […]


What are some of the character traits you would like to see in your child? When my children were young, and I saw my 4-year old accidentally step on my 1-year old’s fingers AND THEN CONTINUED WALKING AWAY despite the crying emanating from the baby’s lungs, I had a parenting “AH-HA moment.” I had just assumed […]


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