Category: Real Talk w/Holly Richardson
When news is heavy for you, how do you share it with children, while also processing your own emotions? Each child is unique, so consider these flexible guidelines as you talk with your children.
When I first started traveling with kids, I would come home tired and resentful because it was not restful! I needed a vacation from the vacation. Once I had the mental reset that I still had the Mom role but just in a different place, that made all the difference.
All families have stories — sometimes embellished, sometimes stripped down, sometimes funny, sometimes anything but funny — that are passed from generation to generation. Oral storytelling has been part of human existence since the dawn of time. They are the ties that bind us to each other.