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But What Do You Want Me To Do About It?

Vayetzei(Genesis 28:10-32:3)

Most of the time, the reality is that there is nothing we can do for our kids about life's disappointments - other than respond appropriately!

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Published: November 27, 2011

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(1) bonita henderson, November 18, 2015 2:58 PM

Compassionate Parents

This world can be a hard, cruel blessed are the little ones who have compassionate parents.
The death of the goldfish is a tragedy. Maybe the child forgot to feed it, so there is guilt. Goldfish also have a finite lifespan.
Not getting the part in the school play is a disappointment. There was only that one particular part, and someone else got it.
Rain on a birthday party day.....Ahh. A chance to be creative and adaptable. What fun!
Wish I'd had Aish when I was a young parent. Glad I have Aish now that I'm an old Granny!

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