Expect miracles

Something short of a miracle has happened in our household. My ten-year-old actually made his bed and brushed his teeth without any nagging from me. He's been on a roll now for almost two weeks. Recently, he called out from the bathroom sink, "I said my ABC's..." Sounds elementary, I know, but I told him that was a good indicator he'd brushed thoroughly, not the two-second brush-off. On Day 1 of our miracle, when my husband spotted the covers neatly pulled up and the pillows arranged on our Continue Reading