Like a child

The other day, I witnessed a small boy (about three-years-old), professing his desire to “Do it myself,” in a voice that reaches face squenching octaves. He was determined to put his own shoe on without help from anyone. I remember thinking to myself, “Yep, he’s at that independent stage.” Continue reading


Spoiled Rotten


We have all heard the expression, “Spoiled Rotten,” at least once in our lives. We often use it lightly when we lavish tons of love onto a small child, but is it really a cute and acceptable thing? Continue reading