One of the best things about living in a family is that you get many, many opportunities to connect with each other. Fortunately these moments of connection don’t always have to take a lot of time or energy; neither do they have to be extravagant gestures. In fact some of the simplest actions can be really effective at strengthening relationship.
Building Family Connections
Is there anything more awful that watching people turn on each other? Maybe there is a growing rift that is shattering your family into a million tiny pieces. Perhaps you are experiencing conflict in your marriage. Maybe your kids simply won’t stop bickering and it is really wearing you down. When it comes to playing the blame game, there are no winners. Here’s a helpful communication technique that can stop blaming in its tracks.
The great thing about art is that it allows children to convey things that they can’t always put into words. It also gives you a chance to catch a glimpse of their innermost thoughts and feelings. I’ve collected 4 open-ended art activities that will help you get to know your children a little better.