Tag: bonding with your child

Confession of a Working Mother: I Bonded With My Last Baby in the Middle of the Night

I gave birth to my final baby at age 35. My other two children were six and eight when she was born so she was stuck with a working mother by day and a mother to two busy school-aged children afternoons, evenings, and weekends.  She spent much of her baby years in her car seat

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Little Helpers, Big Moments

My 3-year-old daughter is really taking an interest in helping out with household tasks lately. This includes baking, cooking, setting the dinner table, laundry, and helping out with her little sister. “I want to help!” is a phrase she uses a lot. These little moments are easy to take for granted, yet they often provide

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