|Where I didn't expect to see it, there was a small, quiet, mysterious depth. A beautiful plant was growing from it.|
It reminded me of every good thing about learning and parenting.
photo by Sandra Dodd
| I often think back to the things I learned in La Leche League, from readings and other moms. If you nurse a child a long time does it make him dependent on the mom? Seems to be the opposite. If you hug a child every time he wants a hug, does it make him want a hug-a-day for life? You WISH!|
The more they get, the less they need.
|With logic, or engineering, storytelling, sports or tricks, it's fun to wonder about the result one change or action will have.|
Mindfulness is about remembering that what I'm doing right now is going to have an effect on what will happen next, not just in my own life, but in other people's lives.