Bored or BORING? Boredom really is a CHOICE. Choose to be busy or choose to be bored . . . It really is UP TO YOU!
"Isn't it splendid to think of all the things there are to find out about? It just makes me feel glad to be alive - it's such an interesting world . . ." ~ L. M. Montgomery
L.M. Montgomery was the author of the Anne of Green Gables books. What an imagination she had! I came across the above quote recently and I got to thinking about just how foreign a concept "boredom" really is to me, when there is literally an endless supply of topics about which to learn, a plethora of experiences to be had and a world rich in beauty, blessings and adventure.
So, whenever my son tells me he's bored, I tell him he's not using his imagination. He has a room FULL of toys and fun. I tell him I could give him something to do (i.e. a CHORE!), that way he wouldn't be bored anymore. He then quickly finds something to do and magically isn't bored anymore! Funny how that works, isn't it?
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