My daughter calls it Treasure Time. It's the three hours between 9 a.m. and noon every day when I take my three kids - a baby, a toddler, and a preschooler - and disappear into the woods for a hike. It's the time when I drop everything and become a train conductor, chugging up a hillside chanting "I think I can, I think I can" with the caboose; or a beautiful mermaid dancing along the ocean shore, swaying gently to the sounds of the crashing waves. It's my time, and there's nothing in the…

My daughter calls it Treasure Time. It's the three hours between 9 a.m. and noon every day when I take my three kids - a baby, a toddler, and a preschooler - and disappear into the woods for a hike. It's the time when I drop everything and become a train conductor, chugging up a hillside chanting "I think I can, I think I can" with the caboose; or a beautiful mermaid dancing along the ocean shore, swaying gently to the sounds of the crashing waves. It's my time, and there's nothing in the…

Pinterest • The world’s catalog of ideas
Search