My little girl is days away from becoming a big sister. It’s amazing how quickly I’ve forgotten–blocked out?–certain things, like how all those effing pieces of the Dr. Brown’s bottles go together. But there are a few lessons I’ve retained from my experience with Ellie the Infant that I hope to apply to her brother. Here goes:
1. Enjoy the small stuff rather than sweat it.
2. Put the baby down. He’ll be fine while you take a pee/e-mail/shower break. Read the rest of this entry →