parenting

Brother and sister, laying in the grass and staring at the stars.

Exhaustion

I was in the car with my daughter, and she has developed a bad habit of noticing all the houses for sale and critiques them. Today she said something about how bad a house’s yard was, that the people must not care, and they should take better care of it. I’ve heard her talk like […] Read more…

Why I Feel Television Hinders Empathy/Sympathy For Autism

There is a small difference between empathy and sympathy. Not until recently did I fully understand how to put into words what I knew it to be in my heart. BrenĂ© Brown has studied vulnerability, shame, and empathy and their social effects for years. She has been a Ted Talks speaker multiple times and is […] Read more…