How many times have you caught yourself saying this to your child? One? One hundred? For myself, I’ve lost count and my son isn’t yet eight months old. It just seems every day this little person gets bigger, smarter and ready to just keep on growing. It’s a constant fear of mine that I will blink and he’ll be in school, I’ll go to sleep and wake up at his college graduation, he’ll go on a vacation with friends and show up married with children and then of course I’ll die. Now clearly I am overreacting but am I really?? So I say it, no I plead it, “slow down” and hope my baby boy will stay a baby just a while longer.
Last week though, when I uttered this over-used phrase I was talking to myself.Read More