Tag: changing diapers

Bedtime Gets Longer and Longer Every Night

I remember back in the good old days when putting the baby down for the night was quick work. I’d bend down at a disc-herniating 120 degrees and lie him in his crib. “Well uh, take it easy I guess,” I would say, leave his room and then allow my wife to wake up with... Read more »

Kids Are Not Good Helpers

I love him, but my five-year-old son is not a good helper. It’s not for a lack of trying. Quite the opposite. He hyper-helps–bless his little heart–but his efforts only create chaos and defeat the purpose of his intent to help in the first place. It’s like being a smothering parent. You suffocate your kids... Read more »
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