You may have noticed that we post a list of our favorite books every month that cover a wide range of topics. Friendship, courage and respect to name a few. These books provide a great opportunity to read with your child. Taking a few minutes to read together every day can be beneficial for both of you!
Children are naturally interested in ethical questions and grappling with these ethical questions can help them figure out, for example, what fairness is, what they owe others, and what to do when they have conflicting loyalties.
“Our souls are not hungry for fame, comfort, wealth, or power. Our souls are hungry for meaning, for the sense that we have figured out how to live so that our lives matter, so that the world will be at least a little bit different for our having passed through it.”
If so, you’re not alone. We all feel stressed out at one time or another. It’s a natural reaction to what goes on in our lives, especially during this busy holiday season. Recent research on the subject of stress and