Seeds

While children are small every moment we spend with them we are planting seeds. We plant seeds of self-esteem when we share our love with them; seeds of confidence when we acknowledge their work; seeds of gentleness when we guide them through a tantrum or meltdown with kindness and understanding. Those wondrous little beings take…

Wouldn’t It Be Easier …

When the children and I are out on our adventures we occasionally need to stop to get our shoes on or take them off, to have our lunch, or wash our hands. These are things my little friends try to do on their own, some with complete independence, some with a little support, always within…