Yet. A small word with such power. Here is why:
The other day I took my 3 and 5 year olds to a playground at a local park prior to watching my wife play her slo-pitch game. My 5 year old easily crossed a chain bridge and then my 3 year old attempted to cross and fell a couple seconds after grabbing hold of the chains with her hands.
She was about to give up when she told me, “I can’t do it.”
I replied, “You can’t do it… YET!”
She happily said, “Oh yeah… YET!”
She then proceeded joyfully to attempt to cross the bridge a 2nd/3rd/4th/5th time in quick succession. She fell each time a few seconds after starting. On the 6th attempt she finally figured out the one step at a time strategy we were talking about previously and completed it.
She was so proud of herself, and she asked if I could video her doing it…
View original post 143 more words