The Missing Word: how to not say No
My daughter wrapped me around her finger before she could grab things and twist them. Before she could even see more than two feet in front of her face. She lights up my world when she greets me at the door and when I pick her up from school.
For her, I argue with the world.
“If there is no compelling reason to say ‘No,’ why should I?”
This is in contrast to the teaching all new parents receive:…