Day #131: Give Attention to Your Kids

Today, I spent most of the day with my two girls. In the morning the three of us went down to the family center here at our campground while Stephanie worked. The family center has a little area with toys and books for small children. While we were there, another little girl arrived. I read books to the three girls, played Tea, and chatted on and off with the other little girl's … [Read more...]

Quality vs. Quantity

A friend just emailed to ask if we made a mistake in the first bullet of our Give Every Day pledge: To spend intimate, quantity time with our family. He asked, "Did you mean to say quality?" It was a good question, so I thought I would elaborate in a post. The answer is that we actually did intend to say "quantity." We want to spend abundant time with each other (and, of course, … [Read more...]