Four Boundaries to Help Children Cultivate a Sense of Wonder

Think of a time you let yourself get lost in a moment. Perhaps you stared into the sky and let your eyes wander without a thought in your mind … Remember the excitement, peace, openness and wonder? Our children have these moments too. When they find a dragonfly in the grass and crouch low to study its translucent wings, or when they ride their bike at lightning speed to see how fast they can go. However, before they can wonder, explore, let go and learn, a sense of safety is essential to their being. Our kids need physical safety in order to