Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Just Say Yes!

I feel like I say no a lot. Especially to the little ones that mean the most to me. I don't want them to grow up remembering a mama who always said "not now" or "maybe later" or just flat out "no."  My amazing cousin Linn has a great blog on organization . It is full of "everyday ideas to simplify and organize your life."  We all know that I have  LONG way to go before I'd call myself organized (or simplified for that matter...) but I love her thoughts.  Recently she shared a link to another mom's fabulous post about saying that word that is magic to all of our ears:

Read it here, you'll be glad you did!


Kristi said...

One thing I always remember Sister Hinckley saying is how often she tried to say "yes" to her children. I can't remember the exact quote right off hand, but I know she said something along those lines. I have tried to do that, but I think I will try even harder. Thanks for sharing!

LinnOrganized said...

You sweet thing--thanks for the kind mention! That article had a huge impact on me and I'm still working on "Yes!" being more automatic than "No." You are the best!