Archive for June, 2012

Value of a parent presence

Your children need your presence more than your presents.

Jesse Jackson



Children learn to smile from their parents.

Shinichi Suzuki


Love gift….

Love gift....

Giving a heart fill with love.


Most children threaten at…

Most children threaten at times to run away from home. This is the only thing that keeps some parents going.
Phyllis Diller

If I had a do over…

If I had my child to raise over again I’d build self-esteem first and the house later I’d finger paint more and point the finger less I would do less correcting and more connecting I’d take my eyes off my watch and watch with my eyes I would care to know less and know to care more I’d take more hikes and fly more kites I’d stop playing serious and seriously play I would run through more fields and gaze at more stars I’d do more hugging and less tugging I’d see the oak tree in the acorn more often I would be firm less often and affirm much more I’d model less about the love of power And more about the power of love.   Diane Loomans