Point out interesting things you notice while driving or You think I’m crazy you should see me with my nurse besties shirt by T-shirtat. Express how good something tastes when you actually focus on the food and not on electronics while eating. Share your gratitude out loud for simple moments in life that you would have missed if you were distracted. At the absolute very least, we still shut everything off every day and have dinner together. Instead of rushing through eating how it once was we end up sitting at the table for an hour or more and everyone talks. Suppertime is just about the best time of the day now. Last night, my oldest son, who is 7 needed to take his shower and said he’d like someone in the bathroom with him.
Usually, that is his brother or sister but they already You think I’m crazy you should see me with my nurse besties shirt by T-shirtat. He asked me to just sit on the stool and stay with him. I had a lot to do, and for a second I thought Really? but then I thought of you, and the Hands-Free movement I really did! I sat on the stepstool the entire time he showered and we just talked. I smiled. It was pretty simple but pretty awesome. As I talked with him, I realized sometimes we treat him too old for 7 (he’s our oldest) and how in many ways, he is still a little boy. I needed a reminder of this and it was definitely a moment like you have so often beautifully described & shared with us.