Growing hearts means taking a new perspective on how we perceive our child's 'rude' actions and seeing if we can act with compassion and empathy, despite feeling triggered to respond with anger and reprimand.
"If somebody wins at the expense of the other person, that is not the cycle ending; that is the end of that battle perhaps but it is an investment in a continual war. For the cycle to actually end, you need to stop fighting. You need to invest in peace."
Michelle Borner, a mom on 23 missions, blogs about her Deep Thoughts on a wide range of topics from parenting to conscious living to lessons from brain cancer.
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