When I was growing up and again as I was raising my children, some of our best family times together were around the supper table. I understand that is no longer the norm these days, and that concerns me.
I jokingly complain sometimes that while I was the one who home schooled our children and worked with them day in and day out on math, grammar, and such, like their dad they are all now more interested in politics and world events. How did that happen?
Tim planned to teach the kids history and political science courses, but formal instruction by him just never happened. However, we did talk about those things around the dinner table, and they stuck.Continue Reading