Take time with your child(ren) to look at what the pictures of books are telling you. The images tell you a lot about what is happening and give children cues for the words being read. Talking about the images also increases oral language skills which has been found to be an important part of academic success. Pictures in storybooks are important for many reasons and help to bring out the joy of reading.
I'm sure you have all heard this a million times before, but you cant take care of others if you don't start with taking care of yourself first. Make a mental note to practice this on the daily physically. Start with you.
Trash is all around us. Some people accidentally drop it and others intentionally drop it. We have friends who go out on a walk once a month to do a neighbourhood litter clean up. Take time to pick up litter in a safe manner when you come across it.
When done with sincerity saying sorry can help clear up unresolved conflict and possibly build a stronger relationship. There are five important steps to follow when making a real apology.
Often we receive advertisements and bills in our mail. Receiving a "just because" handwritten note can bring great joy. Take time to write a thoughtful note to someone who made a difference in your life recently or long ago.
Before we got married, my husband and I, like his brothers before him with their wives; did couples therapy. All three of us couples would tell you that we found the pre-marital therapy helpful for our marriages. Jordan and I, however, have continued our counselling since our wedding. We see it extremely helpful with navigating as a stronger team through this complicated thing called life. I truly believe since we're human, we all could use a little help in the mental health department. It’s never too late to start.
Who didn't have a favourite cartoon or character growing up? Well, fortunately for you dressing up as your favourite character is no longer just for children! To find your perfect outfit and events, just Google Cosplay near me and let your inner geek out!
Are you unconventional? That's ok! Embrace everything that you are and shine. When I meet my husband, I never thought I would end up with someone younger than me, and he was a single dad with an infant to boot. People love to give you advice because of their version of "normal."
Edit your social media. Now is a good time to go through your social media and remove or unfollow any negative people.