FAMILY: Learning how to combine spaghetti, jello, spinach and applesauce
and somehow make it delicious.
A Family knows that arguments do not mean you love each other any less.
A Family continues to hold each other up -- long after everyone else has given up on them.
A Family knows the power of their words. They use them to strengthen, not to hurt or manipulate each other.
A Family isn't perfect and doesn't expect each other to be.
A Family replaces the toilet paper roll when it's empty. They have a 'we', not 'me' mentality.
A Family forgives. They know the next time around they will be the one saying sorry.
A Family realizes that some disagreements aren't worth losing a relationship over.
A Family realizes that it's better to share your heart than to live as a stranger in your own home.
A Family doesn't bring their 'dirty laundry' to the office.
A Family are each other's 'First Responders'.
A Family knows their boundaries -- and respects them.
A Family sometimes needs to learn the difference between 'support' and 'enabling'.
A Family may change through the years. But, they never stop being...