Do As I Say, Not As I Do

By: - August 26, 2012

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Dr. Karyn Purvis is fond of pointing out that the only parent that hasn’t made a mistake is a parent that has only been parenting for three minutes. Parenting mistakes are unavoidable part of what it means to be human, and yet they can also be a catalyst to help us (and our children) learn and grow.

Watch as this panel of experienced adoptive parents share about the mistakes they have made during their adoption journey and what they have learned along the way.

Do As I Say, Not As I Do from Tapestry.

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  • Love hearing their experiences as they mirror much of mine! They talk a lot about “fairness” but I wish they would delve into the fact that fairness doesn’t mean that everyone gets the same… fairness means everyone gets what each needs.

    Lisa
    August 29, 2012 at 9:25 pm