What to give, what to get and how to change old habits and bad feelings around Christmas gifts and giving or getting presents in general? It’s a post that makes you re-think your present strategy as well as offers some of my best tips of what to get to your loved ones.
How do you entertain your children while flying? What do you need to know when stepping into the airplane? This and more is discussed in the third and last bit of this crazy, comprehensive guide of flying with children. Let’s dive in!
Here is the second part on flying with children. Read about what to do and how to fill your time while at the airport!
Welcome to part one of the series: Flying with children: a comprehensive guide from preparations to landing. The holiday season is coming soon and many of us will be visiting friends and family all over the world. So what could be a better time to discuss the art of flying with children? So, let’s go!
Let’s talk relationships and what it is to be responsible for someone. What does it mean to be a parent and how do you imagine your connection will be like with your children a decade from now? Our idea on how we relate to others and our responsibilities pretty much comes from our parents. Therefore it is well worth the effort to think about what kind of parents we are and how our responsibilities give structure and set priorities in our lives. could loneliness mean a lack of joy that we could gain through our responsibilities?
Since I am one of those who regularly post pictures about my children, I decided to tackle this topic. The incentive is that the online foot print, that I create for my children, should be such that it, respects their integrity and they should be never ashamed of it. In terms of practice, I keep to the following guidelines…
A creed on nursing your baby with love (even if you couldn’t breastfeed!), that says it all.
Child raising is easy’ said a wise mum. Continuing her thoughts she explained: ‘You just need to set the example.’ If it is so simple, then why do we have (what we feel are) naughty kids and better yet, parents who feel like going crazy because parenting in action weighs upon them so heavily that it kinds of sucks the life out of them? So let’s have a look where the trouble starts with the wise mum’s theory in practice and why these parents feel so lost.
So, if we are here in this situation anyway, I take my time to enjoy. I know that tomorrow I will be a zombie but I also know that a good twenty years from now when I am alone in my bed and I don’t have to wake up to breastfeed or cuddle or to scare the nightmares away, I will miss this so much. So I take it all in now.
IT’S UP TO US. Being mindful from even before birth about the kind of social life that our children will have is a game changer!
Friends, peace & love. Thoughts from the first Hungarian babywearing conference. Brought to you by, Melinda Today’s conference was so much more than just a
The combination of a 3.5 year old and a 8 months old, with these skills, has definitely meant that my parenting skills had to be turned up a notch…