I was invited to speak to a group of parents about parenting skills. I have learned a great deal about the joys and sorrows of helpful and unhelpful parenting as I have listened to thousands of people. Josh and Shannon are great kids to parent, but we too have had our good days and our bad days.
Armed with the wisdom and examples of many people and the stories of our family I feel confident teaching others what I am learning about parenting.
Not this time.
I’ve edited and re-edited four times. I’ve felt unusually nervous. I strive for excellence, but was getting a little silly.