I am blessed to have three wonderfully amazing sons. My boys! I truly don’t know what I did to deserve such great kids. They are a living example of God’s grace and favor over me. However, I have done all that is necessary to screw them up. If must confess to you a Mom Fail.
This morning my husband and I were discussing our first born. He will be 16 in a mere 28 sleeps. And unfortunately, we have done a poor job preparing him for the future and for his real life.
We are by no means a wealthy family, but we have always made sure our kids have everything they need, and most everything they want. And now I look up into the eyes of this young man and know that he has no work ethic, no follow through, and no money or time management skills because of the decisions his dad and I have made. We have failed to equip him to be an adult.
I can promise you we absolutely never intended for this to happen. [Read more…]