Friday, January 30, 2015

I'm Done Making My Kid's Childhood Magical

This article by Bunmi Laditan resonated with me, and I wanted to share it.

“Parents do not make childhood magical. Abuse and gross neglect can mar it, of course, but for the average child, the magic is something inherent to the age. Seeing the world through innocent eyes is magical. Experiencing winter and playing in the snow as a 5-year-old is magical. Getting lost in your toys on the floor of your family room is magical. Collecting rocks and keeping them in your pockets is magical. Walking with a branch is magical.”  Read the full article HERE.