Dare I say it: There are so many things to learn. If you are in the right mind set, you could literally learn a new skill or bit of info every single day. Really, every one. When a learning opportunity presents itself, I definitely look forward to it. I try to keep an open mind, and keep my eyes open for these possibilities. I am doing my best to instill a love of learning in my kids too. I think the following are some of life’s most useful (if not valuable) lessons. 1.
As parents, the majority of us probably feel that we must, as part of the job description of being a parent, protect our children from experiencing pain or disappointment. We don’t want our kids to feel sadness or rejection, right? We want them to live happily and at peace with the world. Unfortunately, it turns out we might actually be doing them more harm than good. Apparently, the boo-boos and bad guys actually teach our kids that you can’t win them all, and that it’s