Choose Your Own Adventure Parenting (Re-blog)

* * * * Re-blogging this one in celebration of our ecourses kick-off, and just as a reminder that we can choose to see our parenting lives as fun, to look for the fun that already is available to us everyday, and to make room for more fun to come! We get to set the tone — the choice is up to us — we just have to make it! * * * *

"A Beautiful Place of the World"

I almost wrote a post about it last summer, when I read the New York Magazine article, All Joy and No Fun by Jennifer Senior, but I didn’t. I was already writing something else, and then something else, and then something else… As it turns out, though, the thing that stuck out most for me about the article (at the time) has continued to itch around in the back of my thoughts. I even began the “Things that make you go, ‘D’OH!’” series in an attempt to address some of the exemplary issue(s). And yet the central theme has continued to bother me until now I do, in fact, find myself linking you here so you can see what I am referring to when I say that as I read the article, I couldn’t help mentally shouting, “So many parents think of parenting as ‘not…

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About Nathan M McTague, CPCC, CPDPE

I am a full-time parent of three, Writer, Life Coach, Lecturer, Parenting Mentor, and Shamanic Practitioner. In all of the above, I am seeking to assist my fellow humans in their processes of claiming and unleashing their highest potentials.
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