Slow on my feet

No consequence

One of the hardest things for me about parenting is having to THINK: To constantly be thinking about logical consequences, about the child’s motivations, about my tone of voice, about how to be proactive instead of reactive…

The current challenge I need to think through is Benjamin’s almost constant response to any type of request: a sing-song “Nope! I not going to!” or sometimes a whiny “But I not want to!”