Kindness Has a Sound! 8 Ways to Ring in the Sounds of Kindness for Your Kids! by Dr. Lynne Kenney

Kindness Has a Sound! 8 Ways to Ring in the Sounds of Kindness for Your Kids!

Have you ever noticed that kindness actually sounds like something? Your kids know it – they are sound detectives. They can hear sarcasm or contempt a million miles away. Help soften the tone in your home and ring in the “sounds of kindness” by talking with your children about what kindness sounds like. Ask them:

  • "Hey, kids, did you ever notice that being kind actually sounds like something?"
  • "If you can hear kindness what does it sound like?"
  • "What does your brain actually hear?"
  • "The tone?"
  • "The words?"
  • "What do you hear when someone is being kind?"
  • "What do you hear when someone is being unkind?"
  • "What can we do to hear more kindness in our home?"

Let’s begin to notice the "sounds of kindness" more in our families. We’ll all be more connected when we do.

Donna John
Love this, Lynne Kenney! What a wonderful way to look at kindness. Thank you for sharing and welcome to the tribe! Cannot wait to chat with you this week!
Dr. Lynne Kenney
Super excited for our Oct 5th chat about raising kind kids. See you then Donna.
Elisa Schmitz
Wow, I never thought of it this way before, but you are absolutely right, Dr. Lynne Kenney! Thank you for sharing. So thrilled to have you as part of our tribe!
Dr. Lynne Kenney
Fun to look at kindness in a new way!
Kelli Porcaro
Love this!! We all need a little more kindness in our lives! Thanks for sharing this Lynne Kenney!!
Christine Jones
Love this post! So true Dr. Lynne Kenney! Kindness and empathy are such important skills to develop in our children (and ourselves)!

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