Yesterday we sat down at the table to “do school.” I had prepared everything in advance for them (my younger children). “What could possibly go wrong today,” I remember thinking to my prideful self…. Strife….. over the NEW….PINK……PENCIL SHARPENER....not two seconds into our school time….
I don’t remember accomplishing much at all yesterday in the way of academics….but in the way of teaching my children how to value one another, work at getting along and sharing: leaps and bounds. You see, a humble little gingerbread came to visit our table. He stood in the crayon box quietly looking on….