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April 06, 2010

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Paul

Congratulations! You can look forward to many more amazing lessons from your child.

Margaret

Congratulations, there are many opportunities to learn from children and hopefully keep in touch with the child within each of us!

Justin

Congratulations! I think the most valuable thing I've learned from my five and three year old girls is that the most important thing in the world is what you are doing right now (or more precisely, what they are doing right now).

Wishing you many days of happiness, and many nights of sleep.

AjarnMark

Hearty CONGRATULATIONS! My daughter was born nearly two years ago and the experience and life lessons have been wonderful!

lilalia

What marvelous news. All the best to you, your wife, and you darling daughter. May the three of you live a life of wonder and exploration.

Satinder S Juneja

Garr , as a reader of your book , blog and great fan of your approach I think I know you (vice-versa may not be true ) . Please accept my CONGRATULATIONS to you and your wife for the wonderful next chapter in your lives , you three are going to love. All the best and Happy Nappy days ahead ....cheers

An Idle Dad

Ha! Congratulations. Lesson one: How little sleep can you actually get by on...

Dirk

Congratulations to you two!
Erm... three I mean.

Travel Purses

Congratulations! I agree that there are a lot of things to learn from a child. Good luck on your new chapter of your life. Just enjoy parenthood.

Jean-Philippe

An new life for the three of you has started... Congratulations to all ! (et toutes mes félicitations en français ;) )

Emily Asselin

I could not agree more with you on this topic. I have a niece who is about to turn 7 and she is one of the most innovative people that I have ever met. To look inside her mind with be like walking though a wonderland filled with limitless creativity and inspiration.
I am currently enrolled in an Advanced Communications course for my MBA and if I have noticed anything it is that as we become older we loose all ability to imagine. Our presentations become so plain and professional that we forget that we actually want our audience to listen. We forget to captivate them and instead bore them with the same materials over and over again.
As strange as it seems, my course has acted like a child…forcing me to reach deep down and regain my creativity bone. Through presentations and lectures I have realized that if you don’t somewhat entertain your audience then your message will be lost. I have been challenged throughout this course and am now slowly starting to tap into my inner child and remember what it was like to believe I could do anything.

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