I used to have the coolest shoe collection. Oh, how the things they change.
I contemplated the busyness and the hours I’ve lost worrying about whether or not I’m “doing it right” or “doing it well enough”.
It’s pretty simple: Turn the Golden Rule back around onto you.
If all else fails, bribe everyone with cookies and candy.
The less than idyllic truth is this: sometimes our dreams are bullshit.
My family, I suspect, like most others, does the post-work, pre-dinner dance that goes a little like: What do you want for dinner? I dunno, what are you thinking? [from the sidelines]: Pizza! Nachos! Chocolate! Chicken nuggets! Let’s go to McDonald’s! Swiss Chalet! Montanas! Cookies! Can I have dessert? Will there be extra? NO SWEET… Continue reading what the hell do you want to eat?
We’d never attempt to build a house without the appropriate tools and training, so why the hell do we think we can build our lives and relationships without them?