Sometimes you watch your child reach a milestone, and sometimes you reach it with them.
How do you learn best? For children as well as adults, it’s easier to learn new things when they relate directly to something in our lives. For example, how much did you know about raising children before you had your own?
As back-to-school season approaches, I’m reminded of the stress and challenges I faced transitioning my children from the more relaxed summer months to the school-year routine.
“The water got higher and my uncle and grandmother were trying to hold the door. But then - BAM! The water came through,” Kyla, now 18, said as she retold the story she will remember for the rest of her life.