It is easy to get blinded by wants – they are all around us, shouting loud for our attention with bright colours, dazzling lights and displays, music, engaging commercials and peer influence. It becomes easy then to lose sight of our genuine need, the unglamorous, unattractive, mundane, boring need.
It is not a fault of a child or a parent, it is the lack of coping mechanism to this very busy life and highly stimulating, distracting environment.
Would it not be nice if children get back doing to what they are best at;
Wonder More and Want Less!
‘Every time you spend money, you’re casting a vote for the kind of world you want’ – Anna Lappe