Children of today
Our children are really trying their best to just be. Sometimes we find ourselves trying to understand them and when we can’t we are turning to doctors or psychologists to help them. In doing so we end up fitting them into a category or two. We ‘label’ them.
When you go outside into nature and look around, we can see that trees for example are NOT all aligned and straight and ‘just so’. We accept this, and we realise that perhaps that smaller one didn’t get enough light to grow as big as the others; and that the other bent one over there got that way because of the storm that hit him when he was young. We allow for these little idiosyncrasies don’t we?
Well, how about we allow a little more with our children?
They were NOT meant to be all the same, or perform all the same, or react all the same….and neither were you.
Use some kindness in your heart when you speak to them…they are after all our future.
These children of today are nothing like we were and neither should they be. They look at the world through different eyes. They expect different things and react in a totally different way to us.
Please just love them, stop labelling them, care for them and hug them often….Choose to see them as unique and amazing……and you know what? They will be!
Sending Many Blessings to ALL,
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