The main idea is that family nights facilitate the bonding experiences most families need to thrive!
How many times do YOU stop to think about, "Why does this upset me? Why did I act like that? Why did I take it that way?" I'm don't know about you, but it took me almost 30 years before I started asking myself that question.
I've picked up on something. My kids LOVE to feel responsible, but they don't always love to put in the work because this is a prime example of delayed gratification.
Helping children recognize and build on their strengths is far more efficient and effective than focusing on how they can be better.
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