March 14, 2017

I have a high energy child. There I said it. When I hear The Ramones song “I Want to be Sedated” I think of her.

Now I know that most kids have a lot of energy but I have to say that my kids seems to have been given an extra shot of whatever kids get. I have often wondered what her teachers do to keep her in her seat at school all day.

Do they know something I don’t?

And yes, you judgey moms, I do have her in a lot of activities. There’s a good reason for that. She needs them.  And frankly, so do I.

Look, every kid is different. Some kids are okay with less activity. Some kids are okay with more activity. They are all different. That’s what makes them so great. Unique. Interesting.

So I’m going to keep letting her be as active as she likes. Well, within our budget that is.

The Best Thing in Life is knowing your own child and allowing them to be that child.

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2 thoughts on “March 14, 2017

  1. Miriam March 21, 2017 / 12:07 pm

    I also have a high energy child so I know exactly what you mean 🙂 and yes, the key is to keep them very busy. I just try to remember that these are the people who accomplish big things in life.

  2. candidkay March 22, 2017 / 4:51 pm

    Yep. We don’t mold them so much as we help herd them through the challenges:). Something only seasoned mothers get!

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