Children ~

Confidence doesn’t come when you have all the answers, but it comes when you are ready to face all the questions

It is important to remember that a child’s problems are every bit as big as yours.

The troubles children have on the playground are just as valid and stressful as the problems you are facing at work. Children have all the same emotional challenges as adults but without the benefit of experience or advanced emotional tools to cope.

Children are small and less powerful, and we must take great care to not squash their spirit with heavy-handed and careless leadership. Domination styled communication with children suffocates their confidence.

They may seem to perform on command at the moment, but they are ultimately being crippled for independent life in the future.

There is a difference between oppressive instruction and natural self-construction.

We want children to organically assemble themselves into confident stature with our respectful and limited guidance, not to be forcibly stacked block-by-block into statues of our limited thinking, oppressiveness, and insecurity!


Life is like a bunch of roses. Some sparkle like raindrops. Some fade when there's no sun. Some just fade away in time. Some dance in many colors. Some drop with hanging wings. Some make you fall in love. The beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Life you can be sure of, you will not get out ALIVE.(sorry about that)