Our 31 days to the inner rhythm of the heart, the root foundation of a house of peace, is in progress. In the vein of those who are setting a New Year’s intention with “one word”, I offer the word of today to you: unity. Read on for more…
Unity is an important piece to having a calm family life. In the olden days, family members depended upon one another for help, for companionship, for laughter. In our era of nuclear families and often very fast-paced lives, we often need to make a conscious decision to think about what really unifies us. After all, even if we are in a family, we are all separate individuals with different temperaments and personalities.
To me, one of the best ways to start thinking about family unity or to “re-set” family life is to re-connect with the unity your family members have through shared values, shared purpose, shared work.
I have written time and time again about crating a family mission statement. This can be such an important exercise for families to tackle in this era of Continue reading