Grrrr! This is a grumpy adult! He works hard! He’s important. He’s high and mighty and makes lots of money and radiates power like you can’t believe. He’s also a ticking time bomb for a heart attack! (Actually, my daughter drew him and thinks I’m being mean right now).
But look at that face! Scary! He’s so stressed out he’s not enjoying his work, his importance, his money or power.
Don’t think I’m knocking hard work…because I’m not. I think it’s a virtue. I make my kids do LOTS of it (just ask them!) But I think sometimes as adults, we forget what kids intuitively know–Work hard…but also PLAY hard. Continue reading