Parenting Tip: Don’t get too caught up on planning every moment with toddlers at Disney. Be flexible and let the magical moments happen!
I’m a control freak and a planner.614 more words
I am a self-proclaimed Disney connoisseur. Why do I feel qualified to make such a bold statement? Simply because I have experienced Disney in four very important ways, three of which are the topic of this post. 470 more words
I was driving through the slushy Colorado mountain roads on the way to work, listening to a podcast episode about “preparing older children to be adopted.” And I was frustrated that the episode only talked about international adoptions with a passing remark about “if you’re adopting through foster care, your case worker will walk you through the process.” Well… that’s not enough info for ME as we begin the matching process and I consider our mindset/heartset and how to best transition our future child. 1,613 more words
In a training class at our adoption agency last night, we talked about how humans are not born knowing how to self-regulate. Self-regulation means: I can monitor and control my behavior, emotions, or thoughts, and adjust them as situations change. 806 more words