Life is a Balancing Act

Balance beams are a great analogy for the life your child will pursue. They represent the struggle between control and impulsiveness, conquering fears or giving in to them, and the, well, balance between challenge and threat. Balance beams can be a way to encourage the active lifestyle your child will need to become a healthy adult, as well as equipping them to learn physical and emotional control, understanding how to analyze a difficult situation, and how to methodically take on something from which they might otherwise run. Never knew a balance beam could be so important, did you?! Continue reading “Life is a Balancing Act”