Minding MannersMinding Manners 2.0: 3 Ways to Embody Gratitude and Other Family ValuesParent Q&A: Preschooler identity crisis?
This isn't just about behaviors. This is about values. If our children feel appreciated, they will come to be appreciative. If they sense that we are grateful, they will cultivate gratitude. If we can teach these values with our embodied actions, and with no small amount of kindness and humor, we are nurturing the seeds of humility, empathy, and relatedness.