We learned a lot on the playground and whether we know it or not, those experiences have played (pun intended) a significant role in how we socialize.
We need to pause and make time for that task and allow our children to have that experience. To have the space and time to look around,
I do believe that one of the greatest gifts that would be shared from generation to generation is the gift of cooking. Cooking is truly one of the most powerful gifts that a family can share with their child.
I grew up watching my mother find time to care for ailing neighbors, for busy relatives, for fellow churchgoers, for anyone really who asked or demonstrated need.
In this world of instant gratification and ‘throw away’ society, I am grateful for the ways in which my mother taught me to ‘make’ and ‘create’.