A child’s Halloween costume is needed so a new superhero is born thanks to a little girl’s idea and her parents creativity.
There’s a time to be steadfast and strong, but it is not when you are wrong or when you’ve messed something up for someone you love and who loves you.
There’s nothing to do but listen to the little hand tick-tock along, the metronome of childhood and of our lives together pass as we say bye Tooth Fairy.
By outright avoiding the challenges of failure and embarrassment now is screwing up our children and filling the world with more and more adults too fragile to exist in a world that won’t kiss their every boo-boo and polish over their errors.
As much as this Christmas tradition is about tree decorating, what it’s really about is spending a day together, what it means to love and to be a family.
Christmas is my favorite time of year, if only for the big stack of children’s Christmas books that we have accumulated over the years.