A simple little game for amusing two children is the following. Write
on the top of a slate or paper the words "Bird, beast, and fish."
One child thinks of the name of some animal and puts down the first
and last letters of the word, markin... Read more of BIRD, BEAST, OR FISH. at Games Kids Play.ca
Draw a bath for yourself. Pour a tablespoon or so of milk into a large bowl of water and say:
'Water ripples on the breeze...'
Add several rose petals (fresh or dried) to the bowl of water and milk.
Say: 'Thistledown flies through the air...'
Stir the water, milk, and rose petals with the index finger of your right hand. Say:
'Silent as the mighty seas...'
Gently pour the mixture that you have created into the bath. Say:
'Peaceful here without a care.'
Step in. Bathe for as long as you wish.
Let the water absorb negative thoughts and worries. Allow yourself a few moments of healing peace.