How to Parent on the Same Page (Even When it isn’t Easy)

Continued from yesterday… Ever since we had children, I have fought my helicopter nature. Pedro constantly reminds me that God created me with a huge, empathetic heart, but that I need to carefully balance between empathy and enabling. He, on the other hand, has a natural knack for consistency. Pedro… Read more“How to Parent on the Same Page (Even When it isn’t Easy)”

I Got to Choose (but it Sure Wasn’t Easy!)

I had to choose. If I choose the right thing to say and do, one day she’ll be my friend. I repeated my mantra as my eldest daughter stood in the living room, with pudgy hands on tiny hips and lisped, “Nice mommies don’t make their little girls take naps!”… Read more“I Got to Choose (but it Sure Wasn’t Easy!)”