“Oh, your kids were so good. They didn’t fight at all. I can watch them anytime.”
Have you ever heard words similar to that when picking your kids up from the sitter or after returning from a night out with the hubs? It sounds like a compliment. It is a compliment. While I’m always thankful that they are good for the babysitter, in recent years I started to feel a slow frustration rising up in me. “Why does it feel like they fight constantly at home?” I always wondered.
I was explaining my woes to a close friend, mentor, spiritual Mom when she said, “That’s a good thing!” That simple perspective shifted everything. Read more about it over at Faithgateway Family today!