My question today is for the parents in the group. How are you making the most of having your kids at home with you? Enjoying it?
As for us, it's been actually quite nice. An adjustment to be sure. A different way of life. A way of life I might have told you I would have been afraid of if you had suggested it before all of this. But now that it's upon us... And since we're ALL in the same boat... Something about this, something behind and underneath all the panic and uncertainty. What's the word? It's gently enchanting me.
Maybe it's an expression of Love that hasn't had the space to emerge until the conditions allowed it. The unromantic scientist in me will say it is just oxytocin. Okay, yes, sure. A chemical ensures that I feel this way, but still, that chemical wouldn't be elicited without the proper stimulus. Without the proper course of events and decisions, and actions and effects - without the proper mental atmosphere of hope and love running deeper than ...