redemption

The shifting of the desert weather beckons us outside.   And so our family life shifts as well.  Lunch is often consumed on a blanket in the park or at the edge of the rocky wash beneath cottonwoods.    Calls of friends on scooters and swings ring out from across the playground.   In the wilds it is…

On Idle…

How do I [try] to “parent” my children?  I answer with the below genius manifesto.   I come back to it often and with gusto. Which makes me remember, I keep being reminded that we don’t parent.  Our children often parent us.   We can guide, and listen, and provide options, and of course – we keep…