I'm sure like many parents out there, my husband and I have very different styles of parenting. Being two different genders, this really shouldn't have come as a surprise. But in my less mature days when I was naive and a novice at partnering with my husband to raise our children, I foolishly thought if my husband would just be more like me- it would be better for our kids. I know, extremely "young and dumb" thinking. But in my ever more enlightening condition I have come to realize that it is indeed not detrimental for our children to be raised by two people who view the world in their own way but extremely beneficial and maybe even critical. So here are some of the ways I am so grateful my husband is so very different from me:
Eric loves letting the kids fill the bathtub to the brim with bubbles.