The first time we listened to "Gratitude Attitude" we were driving up to the mountains for a family camping trip. I noticed that for about thirty minutes after we got out of the car, my kids were a lot better about saying "thank you". Then the effect wore off.
But as we continued to listen to the music all summer, some of the lessons stuck. "Use a napkin not your mom" by Kathy Kallick gets mentioned almost every day, and "Only Take What You Need" by Earth Mama is a family favorite.
The good news for all of us is that the Everett Public Library System and Sno-Isle Libraries have many of the "Best Foot Forward" CDs in their collections. This is music worth checking out. My library card is quivering in anticipation!
Most recent I Brake for Moms posts
- The Good Shoe-maritan: Teen was the hero while others sat by July 19
- When restrooms — and even life — don’t make sense July 12
- Emptying the kitchen — and our stomachs July 5
- Using a little magic to put my house in order June 28
- We've learned a lot from our TV dads over the years — which one best describes you? June 21
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