I want her to believe that she's the best artist on Earth. Why? Because she is.
The days of, "there are no socks up here" quickly become "I'm going to a study group with friends" as they hit the teenage years.
Kids today aren't as coddled as you might think. They're also not kidding themselves.
All the "Just For Men" hair dye commercials and black birthday balloons with tombstones on them can't shake me.
We're all artists who can't enjoy our own work because we see the errors that no one else does.
Ugh! Why would you make him kiss me like that!?
I started to piece the puzzle together and that's when I learned that, as a dad, I was given pretty much free reign to be as dorky as I wanted.
Enlightened as I was, there was nowhere further to go. I had been a horrible person, needed to repent, and that was the end of the story.
The memories that matter to our kids, not to us, are the ones that make a difference