And at home, my kids know they can let their hair down. They’ve been on their best behavior all day long at school and soccer practice and on the playground.
So when they get home, they’re often tired and cranky and they take it out on the people nearest them: their siblings.
So please don’t think for one second that it’s all sunshine and rainbows around here.
We’re shooting for genuine, real, chose-to-be-kind-because-they-wanted-to interactions. And those simply don’t happen all the time.