When I finally walked over to the pine tree area, I didn’t see them anywhere...MY KIDS WERE GONE.
I took my son (11) and daughter (8) to Warner Lake County Park last week for a bit of hiking and exploring and to collect acorns for an art project we had planned for an event. As I parked by the nature center, the kids made a beeline for a set of pine trees they had noticed the minute we entered the lot.
Now, those of you who are parents understand the “rush” that comes when your kids exit a vehicle. They immediately take off to explore while you work to unpack and prepare for whatever is coming. Needless to say, when I finally walked over to the aforementioned pine tree area, I didn’t see them anywhere.
They were building an awareness of their own thresholds -
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