Tag: children as individuals

Being Their Own Person

Sometimes I forget that my sons are individuals and not clones of each other.  It’s pretty cool how they are both developing their own personalities.  Cooper and Cole have their own ideas of what they like and dislike, but unfortunately in most situations, they are very different.   Here are some examples:   Fireworks:  Cooper hates fireworks.  He... Read more »

Mr. Independence

A few weeks ago, I went in to put Dylan down for his nap. The moment we entered his room, he jumped into his bed, grabbed his blankie and pacifier, covered himself with the blanket, looked at me and said “Bye bye.”   What?!   “You don’t want Mami to put you down?”   “Adios,”... Read more »