Fill your children with good thoughts before they go to bed. Ask them about their favorite part of the day, praise them for a good deed, pray with them, and tell them they’re the best gift God ever gave you. They’ll fall asleep feeling ten feet tall. -David Young #ALittleGuide
Say the Right Thing: 8 Go-To Phrases to Raise Happy Kids
read later...Say the Right Thing - go-to phrases for having a happy, independent kid. I appreciate how this empowers kids and gives parents time to soak in the situation without having to jump in with a solution or lecture. I also loved the part about teaching them to listen to their bodies and think things through themselves.