Heather Leap

Writer and mother Heather Lee Leap is thankful for her family, her friends, hoola hoops and chocolate, among other things. Find her at wellnessandwords.com.

Thanks! Teaching Gratitude in Kids


Kids learn through modeling and repetition, and gratitude is no exception. The more often your children see or hear you showing thanks, the more seeds you plant in their garden of appreciation.    In their book, Making Grateful Kids: The Science of Building Character, Jeffrey J. Froh and Giacomo Bono note that young children first… Read more »

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