growing up

When my first baby was born I had a fear of the pacifier. I thought that if I gave it to him he would continue to want it until he finally succumbed to peer pressure on his first night in a college dormitory. I restricted …

I have a nasty habit of wishing my kids childhoods away. Wanting this phase or that behavior to pass so I don’t have to endure it any longer. Sleeping through the night, potty training, tantrums, etc…if they were only just a little bit older then …