Are we there yet?

What parent has not heard this familiar refrain for the millionth time from the six year-old in the back seat during the thirty minute ride to the in-laws. Why, it's enough to stretch out an arm and reach that big adult hand toward that booster seat and .... wait a second... is this what we want to teach our kids?

It's easy to get frustrated and overreact. it takes energy, patience, and good dose of imagination to meaningfully enage the nagging voices around us. But it's worth it.

Are we there yet? Maybe 'there' is 'here' - since you've arrived at

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