I should have called them back…
I was guilty of comparing him to his sister, to his classmates, to books e.t.c and in doing so, I ignored the only one I should’ve really listened to; him.
I reflected on my life and the mistakes that I’d made, including the people who I’d allowed into it.
If everyone is good at something, and I truly believe that they are, then it’s the appreciation that no one is good at everything
I like to show random acts of kindness whenever possible, although kindness can easily be mistaken for weakness
Life is tough. It’s also the most amazing gift; determination will get you over a great deal of life’s obstacles and to the prize on the other side.
Positive reinforcement of self-validation will lead to the cubs trusting their own feelings; this may well save them one day.
Courage takes so many forms in our adult life but as with most values, what is gathered and repeated in the formative years will most likely be who we become.
When I reflect on the times that I might have stumbled in life, these are the skills that got me to my feet again.
I am so blessed, that simply focussing on what is in my life is enough to make me smile out loud.