Author Courtney Vallejo
If by chance you have a child who depending on the day, isn’t that excited to get dressed and wants to stay in their pajamas at home, maybe you can relate to Courtney Vallejo’s situation. How do you gently encourage your children to engage in Mass when they’d rather be doing anything else but that?
When I had finished describing the most recent melt down situation to him, he asked me what my plan was for handling the next tantrum….. What the counselor said next was the “light bulb” moment, he told me, “It’s not if the tantrum is going to happen, it’s when!”
Why do we wait to the last minute to finish our Christmas gift shopping each year? Courtney Vallejo considers this big question.