Tag: playing with kids

When Building a LEGO Set Is the Most Important Task

I don't know why my son builds models and displays them in his room without playing with them, nor do I understand why they're important enough to cry over. But by taking a step back and seeing the situation not as an inconsequential toy but instead as a task my son was having to accomplish again, I better understood his devastation. 

Learning to Play with My Children

My two boys, sweaty around the temples with sticky popsicle mustaches were riding their balance bikes on the deck the other day. They came...