I just had a great time bringing my five children to the dentist. It was a great time because multiple people complimented my children on their good behavior, and I had a great conversation with a complete stranger.
In this day and age of the Internet where everyone is always connected, wouldn't you agree that our children are missing out on some important stuff that we used to all just take for granted, like talking to people without electronics being involved?
The kids all did a great job at the dentist, and when we got safely back in the car for the ride home, my kids asked me why I was speaking to strangers again. I giggled because they thought it was weird that I would talk to someone I didn't already know. Furthermore, they also thought it was strange that I so easily participated in a conversation with a … Read More