May 8, 2012
No matter how much we try to shield them, kids today are bombarded with so many harmful influences.
The truth is that we can’t live in a bubble, nor is that ideal. Despite our best efforts, they will be exposed to dark and negative things.
The best we can do is to strengthen their immunity and give them tools to fight dark influences.
In other words, it’s not about hiding them away from the world, but rather about giving them the power to thrive in it no matter what they encounter.
One simple yet extremely powerful way I do this is to display “Life Manifestos” in my home. Read more…
February 20, 2011
A nasty virus has been going around our community and made it into our home. It passed from child to child, starting with a fever and fatigue, and ending with a pale face and cough. I got a sore throat, but no fever, so I thought I was doing fairly well.
Then a few days later, I experienced severe muscle pain in legs and hips, and a splitting headache. For a few days my emotions and energy levels were up and down. One minute I was feeling good and doing things, the next, I was crying or crashing in bed. It didn’t help that Mike was working a long string of nights.
Mike & Ian snoozing