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You're no fun

Core Principles of Extraordinary Relationships Series

 

Last updated 3/16/2021 at 12:59pm

"You're no fun." My then 2-year-old son scolded me when he wanted something I wasn't willing for him to have or do. I don't remember the situation, but I remember his words. His words pierced my heart.

On that day when our little man pouted and crossed his arms, I made a commitment. I decided I would set boundaries, keep them (my 6-year-old daughter, too) safe, teach them about life, help them grow into amazing adults and still be fun along the way.

His little fit made me evaluate how enjoyable I was to live with. At times, parenting or any relationships are hard, stressful, painful and, w...



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