She must have heard that at home. Shame on me.
What we say around our children matters.
It becomes part of how they think, and how they make decisions. And it’s not just what we say – it’s the messages they hear all around them. My niece, who is 6 years old and skinny as a rail was talking about how fat she is just the other week. SIX YEARS OLD. And she did not hear this at home. We must be vigilant, but we can’t be everywhere with them.
So we need to watch what we say around our kids, because that’s where we have the most control. [Read more…] about Daddy, I have SOOOO much work to do