Moments in Parenting When You Don’t Know What to Say
This past weekend we celebrated my boy’s birthday. He awoke excited for the day, but then descended into his trademark morning grumpiness. The prospect of going to church before his party didn’t jibe with his desired schedule of the day’s activities, and he didn’t at all care for our telling him “No” when he made certain demands.
“No” is not a word you say to the birthday boy.
This from the guy who had just opened a gargantuan Unicron transformer toy.