Here are the ways I am proving to embrace technology and innovation, while also instilling fundamental values into my daughter's life.
Emerson plays this trick on me.
Me: Say Mama
Me: Say Mamamama
Me: Say Mama. Say MA-Ma. Say Ma-MA.
Her: DAAAA DAAAAA
So when I first heard the song 'Madness' by Muse, I knew I found the solution! I changed the lyrics of "Ma-ma-ma-ma-ma-ma-mad-madness" to "MamamamamamamaMAMAMA"
We're still working on it...
2. Visual Arts
I pre-ordered the iPhone because I am certain there are apps on there that one cannot find in the classroom. I feel like I've learned so many valuable lessons as an adult by playing Angry Birds.
I read 'Suri's Burn Book' daily, and one of the most important lessons I've learned is to never let Emerson leave the house barefoot. That's a big faux pas according to Suri.