You’re not your kids’ cruise director

It’s inevitable. Our command to turn off electronics and ‘find something else to do’ results in a child or three wandering into the kitchen with a fussy face and a more-syllables-than-necessary version of the statement, “I’m bored.” The southern twang really comes out. My wife and I are in there cooking or catching up on… Continue reading You’re not your kids’ cruise director

Developing the Habit of Family Fun

Yesterday school started for our elementary aged children, and I was more nervous about it than I should have been. They were also a little nervous – if the day before school was any indication. You can always tell when it’s either a full moon or your kids are slightly anxious about something. Everybody acts… Continue reading Developing the Habit of Family Fun