When where you born?
You were given a fantastic gift that day. One that you use every day, to solve anything from the mundane to the seemingly impossible.
We are born creative. Babies look, observe, copy, learn. Always using creativity to pull themselves up, reach for something, Toddlers are masters at this. They create play, make up words and worlds. That’s easy to observe, expected. As we grow older, though...
...we add an extra element: The Voice (call it ego, critic, adulting). We push …
7:15 this morning.
My first grader is saying something as he is getting ready to go to school.
I get closer to hear.
“I think they are up there”
I am positive he refers to his siblings.
“No. They are waiting in the car. Put on your shoes... “ (Automatic mom reply).
He is crying now. Keeps repeating that they are there.
30 seconds later I got it. They, meaning the shoes, his shoes were upstairs. (Mind-reader is a mom superpower!).
Clarity in communication is imperative. What I sa…