Out of the mouth of babes

power of slowIt is so thrilling to see the power of slow in action. My daughter, splashing about in the tub for over twenty minutes, responded to my question as to why she had not yet washed her hair with one simple statement (and a swish of her hand).

“Mother,” she said, batting her eyes just so. “I am practicing the power of sloooooow!”

Kids. You gotta love ’em.


  1. Willow Drinkwater

    May 16, 2009 at 11:26 am

    I love Sophia…so mindful and pithy!

  2. slowfamilyliving

    May 18, 2009 at 2:34 am

    Ha! I love that. It’s good to know they are listening – except when they throw it back at us! Guess you are modeling nicely!


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