I feel like I started out with this way of looking at my children and parenting. Actually, I feel like I’ve followed this until recently. Maybe it’s that I’ve been tired or I’ve just lost my focus. Maybe I’m in a slump. I haven’t been doing nearly as many crafts with them. I haven’t been reading nearly as many books to them. I haven’t been baking with them or playing with them as much as I used to. Regardless of what the reason is, I think it’s time to re-orient myself.
Edit: Here’s another good post about mothering that I came across today.