Reflections on Mom’s Day

With Mother’s Day being this past weekend, I was reflecting on the intangible gifts that my mom (and dad) gave me while I was growing up.  I remember clear boundaries and rules, family dinners, and game night to name a few. I came across a new resource last week, Taking Back Childhood by Nancy Carlsson-Paige, that helped me to be even more appreciative of these gifts from my parents.  In this age of cable and satellite TV, game systems, and crazy consumerism…how are you encouraging parents to “take back childhood”? Parents….what are the intangible gifts you are giving your children? Let’s share!