Young parents are eager to have their little one reach the milestones.  There’s smiling to do, vocalizations to try, rolling over, etc.  The milestone bucket list tends to get a little long, and we parents can easily get caught up in what week this should happen or what month should that happen.  It’s quite natural [...]

It’s funny how a person remembers that when she was six, she ran down the street, tripped on a pebble and ended up in the hospital getting stitches, but she doesn’t remember the pain. However, as parents, when we start talking about what it was like raising our two-year old, we find ourselves talking faster, [...]