Parenting Field #3 – Instructing

Third and final parenting field: INSTRUCTING. Far and away the hardest one for me as a Dad! Ok…listening and being are both really hard too. Let’s be honest, being a Dad is HARD! I originally called this field of parenting commanding, but I realized when combined with listening and being it becomes more effective to call it instructing. Let […]

Being Present In An Age Of…….what was I typing, did my phone just bing, oh yeah…Distraction

Written by Landon Vick I asked my kids if they knew what it meant to be present.  One response was, “Is that like when you are presenting something.”  Nice but not exactly what I was getting at.  They had never heard it in those words, but when I explained that it meant wherever you are you are there, […]