Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff


This week we would like to highlight a post from No Bohns About It with simple advice for adoptive families:

While doing hair last night, I asked Mariyah what the best adoption advice she ever got was. We’ve been to a fair number of adoption events and conferences, and they sometimes do sessions with the kids. I thought perhaps she’d gleaned some good advice herself.

Her response: “Don’t sweat the small stuff.”

“That is great advice sweetie! Who told you that one?”

“I told it to myself.”

“Wow. Great advice to tell yourself. I wish someone had given that advice to me.”

“Mom, I just did!”

Ahh. True. Sage advice from an 8 year adoption veteran.

Honestly though, I kind of love it, and it works in almost every situation. When it comes to adoption, you need an ability to role with the punches.

You can read the whole post right here.

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