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As far as "aha" moments go, this was up there for me. How many times had I lost my temper with the girls but failed to resolve it with them, instead using the benefits of time to cure all angsts?
Over the years I have met hundreds of parents. Some are helpless; some just stuck; some misguided; some are uber-confident. The most effective parents share one trait: they are mindful.