What do we really mean when we tell children to be nice? A father instead offers his teens slightly different advice to actively “be.”
A simple “I love you” from their son with autism required weeks of practice at bedtime. The results, though, melted everyone’s hearts.
Several years ago, we had a cat. He was sleek, moved effortlessly, and annoyed us to no end. In fact, […]
I won’t see these hawks when their nestlings hatch. But I see their love for them now, don’t I? I see it in the flaps and dives of these two parents.
Even as I experience this unconditional, all-consuming love, I don’t get it. But it’s by far the most powerful force I’ve ever experienced.
My 5-year-old daughter and I had just buckled into the car, headed home after a morning playground adventure in Philadelphia, […]