Here’s the deal: we live in unusual times. Or who knows, maybe every time is an unusual one to the people who live through it.
One of the biggest issues facing humans alive today is one that involves our home: climate change is happening whether we like it or not.
It’s hard for kids to move through life on this planet without overhearing bits and pieces of a more adult world. And it’s important to talk to kids about what they hear, instead of shoving hard topics under the rug to save for later. In our home, we are big believers in the idea that cuddled up next to a parent or caregiver is one of the safest, easiest ways to have conversations about topics that are hard.