"Joie de vivre", literally translated, means "joy of living", but I like how it is explained here:
can be a joy of conversation, joy of eating, joy of anything one might do… And joie de vivre may be seen as a joy of everything, a comprehensive joy, a philosophy of life. (Wikipedia)
There are many reasons why one would parent with joie de vivre, but one in particular is to be a reflection of our God who delights in us...
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