YARN - From the (shorter) Oxford English Dictionary:

Spun fibre of cotton, silk, wool, or flax.... fibre prepared for use in weaving, knitting...a fisherman's net...any of the strands of which a rope is composed...a (usually long or rambling) story or tale, especially an implausible, fanciful, or incredible one.

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Parenting is Political

Parenting is political - how we choose to raise our children, the values we instil in the ways we live our lives, the toys we buy or make, the schools we send our children to, the way we spend our family time are all political actions.

Parenting focuses ones attention on the state of the world in new ways and can call us to actions at times like this Canadian Federal Election.

It is not the party but the action that matters.
Here is an offering from a group of moms in our community:

Parenting is Political!