Vacationing may put dinner theater and murder mystery events on pause but when you’re parenting, the teachable moments never stop!
Last week my two children Kerri B. (age 14) and Khoury (age 12) had a little tiff. They shared a room while we were on vacation, and their disagreement was all over a night light; one wanted it on, the other wanted it off.
Khoury was the one who caved, but not before he said something very hurtful to his sister.
She came in my room very early the next day to tell me. This is not something she normally does; tell on Khoury. So, I knew she was really hurt.
I got myself together and called Khoury in the room. I know kids will be kids and get into it sometimes, but I used this opportunity...Read More