Editors note: This is a guest post from Natalie Alleblas. It is part of the series Choosing to Connect. If you would like to participate click here for details.
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“Oh no, do we have to do that? It sounds so boring!”
These were the words my 10 year old spoke recently, after her dad decided that for Father’s Day he wanted to spend the afternoon in the country, fishing with his wife and three daughters.
Initially, the kids didn’t warm to the idea.
“Is there a playground there?”
“Can we bring our laptop?”
“Can’t we just stay home?”
Since I began my journey to becoming less busy over a year ago, my family has had more time to spend together and we have started a new tradition. Sunday is now our family day. [Read more...]