Parents Need to be Good Listeners Too!
“But MOOOOOM, I just need YOU. I don’t need a light, I don’t need a stuffed animal, or you in the next room….Mom, I just need you!” – My son, 5 years old, 8:30pm after an hour of call outs and bed time shenanigans. The worst part was that he’d told me earlier but I didn’t listen. Rewind. 4:30pm – We get back from school and afternoon play and it is “GO” time. Turn the show on for the kids, unpack the bags, get dinner started, change the laundry or the kids won't have cloth