“It’s very, very, very hard to wait.”
Here we are, more than a month into the new year, and we’re still waiting… still waiting for the pandemic to end and a “new normal” to begin. The waiting sure seems endless, doesn’t it.
As hard as it is for us, imagine what waiting is like for children. So often they have to wait for their turn, wait for our attention, wait for a birthday or holiday, or maybe wait for a friend who’s coming to play (outdoors, with masks on).
Fred’s lifetime studies in child development gave him a very real understanding of how children experience things, and he shared that with us in his songs, his words and through his Neighborhood of Make-Believe stories, like he did in this nighttime visit between Daniel Tiger and Handyman Negri. …