Anticipation is the electricity of childhood. – Jason Kotecki
I like to compare the holiday season with the way a child listens to a favorite story. The pleasure is in the familiar way the story begins, the anticipation of familiar turns it takes, the familiar moments of suspense, and the familiar climax and ending. – Fred Rogers
Long intros are cool because there’s a little bit of anticipation, you know? – Miranda Lambert
Radical Expectations by Robin Tanner
Meditation on Planting by David Snedden
“Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood.”
― Fred Rogers
In her reflection, “Go Play“, Rev. Marisol Caballero discusses why we should play and how it can break down stereotypes.
We have all heard that “play is the work of childhood” and have read or seen many things about how important play is for children. This article from NPR discusses how it is also important for the rest of us.
May this guide you in your thoughts today. May you find new ways to play.