Talking with Children about School Shootings

“Mom, why are all the flags half mast today?” This question from my nine year old son two days after our nation’s most recent school shooting in Parkland, FL. I told him simply and without much detail that there had been another school shooting and that 17 people had been killed. “Another one?” he asked. …

50 Questions to Ask Kids {plus free printable}

Our children grow faster than we can believe, don’t they? It’s amazing how their young minds works. I love listening to my children explain their thoughts on some of the bigger things in life.  It’s interesting how a simple question from me can spark a half hour long conversation about a topic.  In the spirit of these …