I saw a kid carrying a pillow into the movie theater the other day and it reminded me of when my parents took me along when they saw Out of Africa in the theater. I brought a pillow so I could nap. I looked it up and that movie came out when I was 7.
Maybe that's what we are doing wrong with our kids. We never allow them to be "7 year old sitting through Out of Africa" bored. I think that level of bored is good preparation for real life.
Also, maybe that's how I developed my napping skillz.
I constantly think our kids are going to be so disappointed that life isn't their personal amusement park. Can you imagine how difficult i...