I’m not exactly sure when my daughter decided I give her too many kisses, but it’s something I hear often now, and I don’t like it.
Doesn’t she realize that the moment I became her mom, smothering her with kisses became my job?
We used to snuggle daily, at least every morning after she had weaned. After over two and a half years of nursing, morning snuggles became our replacement, and after we would both stumble downstairs and onto the couch, she’d crawl into my lap for a snuggle while we both took each other in and slowly woke up together. That routine gradually tapered as she and I both went to school, when everything just felt busier.read more